## Extending slackr

The slackr package, by Bob Rudis, contains functions that make it possible to interact with the Slack messaging platform. The great part of Slack is that it has mobile devices application interface. We take advantage of this by extending slackr’s interaction with the server: Write to a channel (current) - slackr Compile TeX snippets directly to a channel - tex_slackr tex_slackr(xtable::xtable(mtcars)) This function uses the texPreview package to compile and generate the TeX output. [Read More]