R for Journalists
Tools for using and learning R, mostly for computational and data journalists, but everyone's welcome!
Curated by M. Edward (Ed) Borasky
The curl() function provides a drop-in replacement for base url() with better performance and support for http 2.0, ssl (https, ftps), gzip, deflate and other libcurl goodies. This interface is implemented using the RConnection API in order to support incremental processing of both binary and text streams.