Brian Moriarty

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Forget big data – it's time for big algorithms to change the world

It's no good just having data – it's what you do with it that counts. In five years, one million new devices will come online every hour, creating …

Big Data

Google News Lab: 5 Insights From Visualizing The News

We talk to Simon Rogers, data editor at Google News Lab, about the biggest ideas to come out of this year’s Year In Search.<p>For the past 15 years, Google has presented the biggest stories of the year according to Google search data in its annual Year In Search report. This year, Google handed the …

Data Visualization

Ten handy python libraries for (aspiring) data scientists

Data science has gathered a lot of steam in the past few years, and most companies now acknowledge the integral role data plays in driving business …

Machine Learning

10 Best Data Visualization Projects of 2015

These are my picks for the best of 2015. As usual, they could easily appear in a different order on a different day, and there are projects not on …

Data Visualization

Tutorial: Data Science with SQL Server R Services

You may have heard that R and the big-data RevoScaleR package have been integrated with with SQL Server 2016 as SQL Server R Services. If you've been …

Data Science

This Mesmerizing Simulation Shows How Americans Spend a Typical Day

When it comes to a “typical” day, most of us are too wrapped up in our own routines to think about what others might be doing. Thankfully, this …

30 Tools to Create Your Own Infographics

<b>Infographics are one of the best ways to present data</b> without making your audience yawn with boredom. There are a lot of people who have impressive …

See the US Welcome Millions of Immigrants Over 150 Years In this Interactive Map

Perhaps the best way to prove that the US is indeed a country of immigrants is to watch the data speak for itself in this beautiful interactive …

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Rights & Freedoms

Top 10 Machine Learning Projects on Github

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p>Open source software is an important piece of the data science puzzle.<p>According to the most recent KDnuggets data science …

Using PowerPoint for data visualisation | The Guardian Members

This course will teach you how to maximise PowerPoint’s true potential. Led by Adam Frost and Tobias Sturt from leading data visualisation agency Graphic, the course covers the basic principles of data visualisation, and how you can use them to create compelling presentations. Practical exercises …

Data Visualization

How to Learn R

There are tons of resources to help you learn the different aspects of R, and as a beginner this can be overwhelming. It’s also a dynamic language …

Data Science

Graph databases are powering mission-critical applications

<i>Subscribe to the O’Reilly Data Show Podcast to explore the opportunities and techniques driving big data and data science.</i>While most people associate …

Databases

Feast Your Eyes On The Most Beautiful Data Visualizations Of 2015

An infographic illustrating sufferers of infectious diseases by state took the top prize at the 2015 Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards.<p>A striking infographic visualizing a general decline in the number of people suffering from infectious diseases across all 50 states and the District of …

Cities in numbers: how patterns of urban growth change the world

Beneath the crude statistic that the world is heading towards 70% urbanisation by 2050 lie regional differences in demographic, economic and environmental change. LSE Cities’ Urban Age programme takes a deeper look at the data<p>In 1950, the fishing village of Shenzhen in south-east China had 3,148 …

Geography

100 Data Science Interview Questions and Answers (General) for 2018

<i>Latest Update made on January 12, 2018</i><p>Hone yourself to be the ideal candidate at your next data scientist job interview with these frequently asked …

In defence of data visualization rules

A PowerPoint slide from my Data Visualization class.<p>There are a couple of rules that pretty much everyone involved in the data visualization field …

Data Visualization

Interactive Maps used in Website Layouts

There’s value to be found in static websites such as portfolios or landing pages. But interactive websites have become the norm as more people grow …

Maps

A Timeline of Terrorism

The recent terrorist attacks in Paris have unfortunately once again brought terrorism to the front of many people's minds. While thinking about these …

Terrorism

Rendering ASCII Charts with D3 by Colin Eberhardt

A few days ago Bloomberg published their list of 50 companies to watch in 2016, and for some reason they decided to publish the entire report in …

Data Visualization

Radial Trees in Tableau by Chris DeMartini

OpenText Data Digest Nov 20: The Last Mile of Big Data

<b>By Michael Singer, OpenText.</b><p>In a recent study by the Digital Clarity Group, Thinking Small: Bringing the Power of Big Data to the Masses, our very …

Diets

Visual Awesomeness Unlocked - The Globe Map | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

<i>By Amir Netz, Technical Fellow and Manoj Patel, Software Engineer</i><p>All Map enthusiasts, we have a special treat for you this week. You are going to …

Why do we visualize data?

Why do we visualize data? Do data visualizations aim to inform audiences effectively? Or do they simply aim to catch people’s eye, providing the just …

This is the one thing you need to make your data easy to understand

iStock Data, big and small, is no longer a powerful force just for IT or analysts to use — it's now a fundamental part of every aspect of business. But just having the data isn't enough; to find the real value of your data, you need to understand it and use it to make better more insightful …

Data Visualization

Visual Cinnamon

“<p>Working with Nadieh was a joy. I was struck by her ability to clearly communicate her intent during the sketch stages, her fresh ideas for visual …

Data Visualization