Writing tables into a PostgreSQL database using R

A short guide to install and use RPostgreSQL and/or odbc packages.

Install R and Python via Homebrew

Install R and more tools using Homebrew, and save yourself a headache and valuable time when you need newer software versions.

We entered the "Big Data" era but we still believe in chemtrails

Science works around verifying facts, and fact checking is hard.

The Hitchhiker's Guide to Ggplot2

Don't panic and create beautiful plots with R.

Is Microsoft R Open faster than CRAN R?

Installing R with different numerical libraries and benchmarking them.

About Me

My name is Mauricio Vargas S. and I'm a Data Analyst working for Datawheel. This blog is a collection of my data projects and things I've learned using mostly R and other tools. The opinions expressed here are my own and do not necessarily reflect on my employer.