Writing a Twitter Bot in R

Since a while I am contemplating the possibility of automatically publishing on social media some stats and data visualisations from work. When I discovered the nice bot @everytract by @fitnr (and a little later the @GVAcartografic’s #Secciócensal tweets) I decided to try and do a Twitter bot myself in order to see what is possible and how difficult it is.

Data science and R

Data science using the R programming language and all of its fantastic ecosystem.


An R data package for geographical position calculations using an ellipsoidal model of Earth