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Building a Covid-19 app in R Shiny

Adam Oxford
Adam Oxford

As much as I’m an advocate for R for analysis, I inevitably end up building web visualisations in idiot-proof apps like Flourish. My secret shame – I have not yet mastered the art of Shiny, the server for putting R graphics online. Maybe now is the time – Meinhard Ploner has a neat walkthrough explaining how he is manipulating the John Hopkins coronavirus dataset, and it’s really easy to follow.

Adam Oxford
  • Adam Oxford is a freelance journalist, media consultant and civic tech enthusiast. He also works closely with startups developing solutions to access to justice problems.

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