odbc 1.2.0 is now on CRAN. It includes improvements to dealing with schemas, an API for immediate execution, and a new parameter to control timezone outputs.
[lintr](https://github.com/jimhester/lintr) 2.0.0 is now on CRAN!
Read and write rectangular data (like 'csv', 'tsv' and 'fwf') quickly into R.
High precision timing of R expressions
A cross-platform, uniform interface to file system operations.
Interpreted String Literals for R
Connect to ODBC Compatible Databases (using the DBI Interface).