Volume 5/1, June 2013

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Table of contents

Editorial
Hadley Wickham 4

Contributed Research Articles

RTextTools: A Supervised Learning Package for Text Classification
Loren Collingwood, Timothy P. Jurka, Amber E. Boydstun, Emiliano Grossman, Wouter van Atteveldt 6

Generalized Simulated Annealing for Global Optimization: the GenSA Package for R
Yang Xiang, Sylvain Gubian, Brian Suomela, Julia Hoeng 13

Multiple Factor Analysis on Contingency Tables in the FactoMineR Package
Belchin Kostov, Monica Becue-Bertaut, Francois Husson 29

Hypothesis Tests for Multivariate Linear Models Using the car Package
John Fox, Michael Friendly, Sanford Weisberg 39

osmar: OpenStreetMap and R
Manuel J. A. Eugster, Thomas Schlesinger 53

ftsa: An R Package for Analyzing Functional Time Series
Han Shang 64

Statistical Analysis from a Blind Person's Perspective
A. Jonathan R. Godfrey 73

PIN: Measuring Asymmetric Information in Financial Markets with R
Paolo Zagaglia 80

QCA: A Package for Qualitative Comparative Analysis
Alrik Thiem, Adrian Dusa 87

An Introduction to the EcoTroph R package: Analyzing Aquatic Ecosystem Trophic Network
Mathieu Colleter, Jerome Guitton, Didier Gascuel 98

StellaR: a Package to Manage Stellar Evolution Tracks and Isochrones
Giada Valle, Matteo Dell'Omodarme 108

Let Graphics Tell the Story - Datasets in R
Heike Hofmann, Antony Unwin, Dianne Cook 117

Estimating Spatial Probit Models in R
Stefan Wilhelm, Miguel Godinho de Matos 130

ggmap : Spatial Visualization with ggplot2
David Kahle, Hadley Wickham 144

mpoly : Multivariate polynomials in R
David Kahle 162

The beadarrayFilter: An R Package to Filter Beads
Anyiawung Chiara Forcheh, Geert Verbeke, Adetayo Kasim, Dan Lin, Ziv Shkedy, Willem Talloen, Hinrich W.H. Goehlmann, Lieven Clement 171

Fast Pure R Implementation of GEE: Application of the Matrix Package
Lee S. McDaniel, Nicholas C. Henderson, Paul J. Rathouz 181

RcmdrPlugin.temis, a Graphical Integrated Text Mining Solution in R
Milan Bouchet-Valat, Gilles Bastin 188

Directions for Improved Dependency Versioning in R
Jeroen Ooms 197

Translating Probability Distributions: From R to BUGS and Back Again
David LeBauer, Michael Dietze, Ben Bolker 207

News and Notes

Conference Review: The 6th Chinese R Conference
Jing Leng, Jingjing Guan 210

Conference Report: R/Finance 2013
Joshua Ulrich 212

The R User Conference 2013
UseR 2013 Organising Committee 215

News from the Bioconductor Project
Bioconductor Team 218

R Foundation News
Kurt Hornik 220

Changes in R
Kurt Hornik, Achim Zeileis 221

Changes on CRAN
Kurt Hornik, Achim Zeileis 239