The R Journal: article published in 2014, volume 6:1

Web Technologies Task View PDF download
Patrick Mair and Scott Chamberlain , The R Journal (2014) 6:1, pages 178-181.

Abstract This article presents the CRAN Task View on Web Technologies. We describe the most important aspects of Web Technologies and Web Scraping and list some of the packages that are currently available on CRAN. Finally, we plot the network of Web Technology related package dependencies.

Received: 2014-01-03; online 2014-06-10
CRAN packages: XML, RCurl, rjson, RJSONIO, jsonlite, httr, ROAuth, shiny, rgbif, rfishbase, rfisheries, rsnps, rentrez, crn, RNCEP, WDI, TFX, anametrix, rpubchem, cimis, nhlscrapr, tm, translate, scholar, RgoogleMap, Rfacebook, twitteR, streamR,, MTurkR, GuardianR, igraph
CRAN Task Views implied by cited CRAN packages: WebTechnologies, Spatial, ChemPhys, Finance, gR, Graphics, HighPerformanceComputing, NaturalLanguageProcessing, Optimization

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  author = {Patrick Mair and Scott Chamberlain},
  title = {{Web Technologies Task View}},
  year = {2014},
  journal = {{The R Journal}},
  doi = {10.32614/RJ-2014-016},
  url = {} ,
  pages = {178--181},
  volume = {6},
  number = {1}