Interactive Maps from R

Leaflet Heat Maps

This is a short post on how to use rMaps, Leaflet and the Leaflet Heatmap plugin to visualize spatial distribution of crime.

Animated Choropleths

Chropleths have always fascinated me since they allow one to visualize trends in spatial data. This post is a short demonstration on how to create interactive, animated choropleths using rMaps, DataMaps and AngularJS