• RcppCWB v0.2.6 at CRAN: Towards publishing cwbtools

    RcppCWB v0.2.6 at CRAN: Towards publishing cwbtools This week, a new version of RcppCWB made it to CRAN. The package exposes the functionality of the Corpus Worbench, adding a limited number of performance-critical functions written in Rcpp/C++. Packages such as polmineR are built on top of RcppCWB and serve as...


  • polmineR version 0.7.10 at CRAN

    New polmineR version v0.7.10 at CRAN. A few days ago (on September 18, to be exact), a new version of polmineR made it to CRAN. See the NEWS file for a full report on what is new. In this post, I want to highlight what I see as the most...


  • New RcppCWB version 0.2.5 at CRAN

    New RcppCWB version v0.2.5 released. The new RcppCWB version v0.2.5 is a maintanence release with an update of Windows configuration scripts to meet requirements of an upcoming version of Rtools. A big thanks to Jeroen Ooms for his great support! On this occassion, some more words on the package: We...


  • polmineR version 0.7.9 at CRAN

    New polmineR version v0.7.9 (“Jeanne d’Arc”)! Major changes: The most visible change of polmineR v0.7.9 may be that the package moves to a snake_case coding style. This is increasingly the state-of-the-art of newly developed R packages, and feels much more intuitive when working with the arguments ‘s_attributes’ and ‘p_attributes’ (rather...


  • polmineR version 0.7.3 at CRAN

    New polmineR version (v0.7.3) at CRAN! The new release of the package has seen quite a bit of refactoring. It is the first version that is compatible with Windows. Documentation for many functions/methods has been improved, the package vignette provides an extended introduction to the package. With improved portability and...