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Implementing Charts that Scale with D3 and Canvas

A Scatter Plot Example<p>Written by Maximiliano Duthey, Full Stack Developer @ XOOR<p>Without a doubt D3.js has become the go-to technology when it comes …

Web Development

Ultimate Guide to Calculated Metrics in Google Analytics | Online Metrics

<i>Do you already leverage the power of calculated metrics in your Google Analytics setup? This post provides all the information you need to turn this</i> …

What data visualisation has taught me so far

Since I dived into data visualisation I’ve learned so much that sometimes it’s difficult to explain every little detail. So I thought I’d start by …

Data Visualization

#GTMTips: Simple Custom Event Listeners With Google Tag Manager

First of all, check out this article for an overview of how custom event listeners work in Google Tag Manager. The reason I’m writing this #GTMTips …

Analytics

15 Stunning Data Visualizations (And What You Can Learn From Them)

We’re drowning in data. Everyday, 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created. This is the equivalent of 90% of the world’s information–created in the …

Converting Analytics Into Action: The Predictive Analytics Understanding-Activation Gap

Converting analysis into behavior-changing programs if often challenging for marketers. While descriptive analysis investigates what has happened in the past (i.e., what is the demographic profile of individuals who buy shampoo), predictive analytics uses existing data and trends to predict what …

Marketing

Using Averages to Identify Trends in Google Analytics Data

Humans are generally very good at spotting patterns in graphs. An often-used feature in Google Analytics is the timeline, which sits at the top of …

Analytics

The RegEx Table Variable In Google Tag Manager

Ever since the Lookup Table variable was introduced in Google Tag Manager, users have been craving for more. The Lookup Table does exactly what it …

Analytics

The YouTube Video Trigger In Google Tag Manager

Let’s cut straight to the chase. Google Tag Manager has just released the <b>YouTube Video</b> trigger, which gives you native support for YouTube video …

Web Development

Google Universal Analytics Cheat Sheet – Measurement Protocol Parameters

Here is a Google Universal Analytics Cheat Sheet to help you make sure you use the right parameters to track data on your websites and mobiles …

Analytics

The Internet Of Things’ Massive Security Problem, Visualized

Earlier this year, the usernames and passwords for more than 8,000 internet of things devices were posted online so hackers could easily access them. The security breach was a perfect illustration of the IoT’s security problems: Of the 8,000+ username and password combinations, only 142 were …

Internet of Things

The Airbnb Tool That’s Changing UI Design

Uber, Google, Instacart, and others are all adopting Airbnb’s prototyping tool, Lottie.<p>There’s a hot new design software being used today by major tech companies like Airbnb and Google to build new apps. But the tool, called Lottie, wasn’t born from your typical designer. Instead, it has its …

Apps

Apple AI Expert's Full TED Talk Now Available on YouTube

Back in April, Apple product designer and Siri co-founder Tom Gruber gave a TED Talk, where he spoke about his vision of the future of computers and artificial intelligence.<p>The full 10-minute TED Talk was today published on YouTube, giving us a chance to hear his complete thoughts on the future of …

Artificial Intelligence

Analytics for Bloggers: What You Need to Know

Whether you write for yourself or you’re a hired gun, you need to answer a basic question: is your blog successful?<p>The only way to determine the …

20 Cool Command Line Tricks for Windows and macOS

The command line (or Terminal for you Mac fans) is a throwback to a simpler age of computing, before mouse pointers and application windows and …

Linux

A Refresher on A/B Testing

It’s all about data these days. Leaders don’t want to make decisions unless they have evidence. That’s a good thing, of course, and fortunately there are lots of ways to get information without having to rely on one’s instincts. One of the most common methods, particularly in online settings, is …

Columbia University

New 'responsive' Google Font can shapeshift to match any design

Google Fonts is getting more customizable and interactive. The company has updated its collection with its very first ‘parametric’ font – a new typographic technology that makes it easy for designers to tweak and modify the format of virtually any typeface.<p>Developed in collaboration between …

Data Visualization

iOS 11 Notes app finally lets you search notes when you save

Apple’s Notes app got a few headline updates in the iOS 11 section of the 2017 WWDC Keynote — in-line sketches and handwriting recognition for example — but there’s another tiny tweak that might be an even bigger deal than those two. Now, when you use the Share arrow to send a URL, snippet of text, …

Apps

Wavebox is the most powerful Mac email client I’ve ever used

With Google Apps, Trello, and Slack built in<p>The perfect email app is a bit of a unicorn. Countless companies and startups have tried, and many have failed, to perfect the inbox experience and make peace with email and its soul-crushing inevitability in our modern digital lives. The goal is to make …

Apps

Google Analytics: How to Analyze the Behavior of Your Site Visitors

Do you want to learn more about how people use your website? Wondering how the Behavior reports in Google Analytics can help? To explore how to …

Analytics

100+ Google Tag Manager Learnings

I’ve always been proud to avoid the typical headline clickbait of “Ultimate guide to pigeon care”, “All you need to know about the Great Vowel …

Analytics

3 Fundamentals To Know About Google Analytics Before Starting Analysis

How to Choose the Right Metrics and Dimensions for Your Analytics<p><b>What Can You Get From This Article?</b><p>Understand that Google Analytics collects and …

Analytics

How to change the email address linked to your Apple ID

If you own an iPad, iPhone, iPod or Mac, your Apple ID is the gateway to accessing the App Store, iCloud and iTunes, making it a crucial part of your …

App Store

How to Drive Product Growth With Behavioral Personas

Retention is the key to building a great business.<p>When your core product experience brings your users back time and time again, you gain some …

With A Few Surprises, Cisco Releases 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report

At the end of January, Cisco Systems released their annual Cybersecurity Report (ACR) to the world. This report has become something of a tradition for Cisco, with this being the 10 th year running, and it’s always a good resource to keep your finger on the pulse of the rapidly changing field of …

Cybersecurity

Introducing Google Analytics 360 Suite Policies

We have been making improvements to the admin section of Google Analytics 360 Suite to fit the needs of modern enterprises. Recently, we made account …

Google Analytics