GDELTtools: Download, slice, and normalize GDELT data

The GDELT data set is over 60 GB now and growing 100 MB a month. The number of source articles has increased over time and unevenly across countries. This package makes it easy to download a subset of that data, then normalize that data to facilitate valid time series analysis.

Version: 1.2
Depends: R (≥ 2.10), tools
Imports: plyr, TimeWarp
Suggests: testthat
Published: 2014-02-27
Author: Stephen R. Haptonstahl, Thomas Scherer, Timo Thoms, and Patrick Wheatley
Maintainer: Stephen R. Haptonstahl <srh at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: GDELTtools results


Reference manual: GDELTtools.pdf
Package source: GDELTtools_1.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: GDELTtools_1.2.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: GDELTtools_1.2.tgz
Old sources: GDELTtools archive


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