Building ArcGIS models the hard way

ArcGIS can be finicky. Model Builder even more so.

Using R and C++ together

Taking advantage of compiled code in R has never been easier, but you still need to pay attention to syntax.

Embedding raw data in an R Markdown file

A few simple techniques can really make your R Markdown documents stand on their own.

Downloading, extracting and reading files in R

R provides some simple tools for downloading files, unzipping archives and reading in data.

Synchronizing video and data with R and Matlab, part 2: video I/O with Matlab

Here's one strategy for creating animated plots that uses both R and Matlab. I'll go over how to work with videos in Matlab and merge images for use as video frames.