(That image was generated with
splashr::render_png(url = "https://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/splashr/")).
I’ve blogged about
and, the package comes with three vignettes that (hopefully) provide a solid introduction to using the web scraping framework.
More features — including additional DSL functions — will be added in the coming months, but please kick the tyres and file an issue with problems or suggestions.
Many thanks to all who took it for a spin and provided suggestions and even more thanks to the CRAN team for a speedy onboarding.
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from rud.is authored by hrbrmstr. Read the original post at: https://rud.is/b/2017/08/29/new-cran-package-announcement-splashr/