Uruguay, el país de los nombres raros?

A los uruguayos nos gusta inventar nombres raros… O al menos eso es lo que venimos escuchando hace años! Así que se me ocurrió analizar los nombres que los montevideanos hemos puesto a nuestros hijos desde 1940 hasta 2011 para ver qué encuentro. Un poco para apoyar la iniciativa de Datos Abiertos de DATA y otro poco por mi propia curiosidad 🤗

Acá podés jugar con los datos en una Shiny app!

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Al estilo R-Ladies!

Mi experiencia con la comunidad de R-Ladies, un grupo genial de mujeres que construyeron un entorno verdaderamente inclusivo, para que mujeres en la comunidad de R de todo el mundo alcancen su verdadero potencial.

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How do you feel about Last Week Tonight?

I analyze the text and sentiment behind the comments on the Last week Tonight with John Oliver TV show’s Youtube videos, and compare them with the Facebook ones.

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Visualizing R-Ladies' growth!

My favourite visualization about R-Ladies growth, using gganimate to produce this .gif file.

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How to plot animated maps with gganimate

Here I show how to plot an animated map using the gganimate package, and produce a .gif file to share it!

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How to deal with ggplotly huge maps

How I had to go from gglotly to plotly::plot_geo to reduce the size of the HTML output for posting interactive maps on my blog.

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How to fetch Twitter users with R

Here I show how to fetch Twitter users using the rtweet package, and clean the data using the tidyverse set of packages, for later usage in plotting animated maps.

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The R-Ladies way!

My experience with the R-Ladies community, an amazing group of ladies who built a truly supportive environment for women in the R community to reach their true potential across the world.

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Using Rpart to figure out who voted for Trump

I examine the characteristics of the population that made Donald Trump the 45th President of the United States. Through Machine Learning algorithm CART I analize the Election Results by county.

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Hello World!

My Hello World post, to warm up!

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