Using Github Actions to update a shiny app on a private server
This post will teach you how to set up continuous deployment of shiny apps hosted on your private server (i.e., on an EC2 instance, AWS lightsail, Digital Ocean droplet, etc.
Last updated on Sep 21, 2021
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Confidence and prediction intervals explained... (with a Shiny app!)
This semester I started teaching introduction to statistics and data analysis with R, at Tel-Aviv university. I put in a lot of efforts into bringing practical challenges, examples from real life, and a lot of demonstrations of statistical theory with R.
Dec 13, 2019
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Securing Shiny apps with AWS Cognito authentication
Background Shiny apps are a great way to share information and empower your users. Sometimes you want to make sure that only authenticated and authorized users will be able to view your shiny apps.
Aug 30, 2019
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What NOT to do when building a shiny app (lessons learned the hard way)
I’ve been building R shiny apps for a while now, and ever since I started working with shiny, it has significantly increased the set of services I offer my clients.
Jul 19, 2019
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Settling class action lawsuits with conjoint analysis and R (+a conjoint shiny app)
A few days ago I presented at the 9th Israeli class action lawsuit conference. You’re probably asking yourself what would a data scientist do in a room full of lawyers?
Feb 3, 2019
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