Data Visualization

d3 & Hierarchical Datasets

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Information Architecture

How to Use Sparklines to Create Mini Graphs in an Excel Workbook

Using sparklines allows you to display data trends without going to the trouble of creating a full-blown chart or graph. It’s simple, on-demand …

Laptops

655 Frustrations Doing Data Visualization

Earlier this year, my friend Elijah made a bold claim: that most people in data visualization end up leaving, because there’s something wrong with …

Information Architecture

A Wikipedia For Data Visualizations Is Here

The Data Viz Project has more than 150 types of visualizations.<p>You have one dataset, and countless ways to visualize it. Bar chart? Tree graph? The dreadful pie chart?<p>Now all your options are in one beautifully designed location: the Data Viz Project, which has more than 150 types of data …

Information Architecture

Data Visualization with Tableau Desktop 9 Bundle | ZDNet Academy

<b>Tableau Desktop 9 Qualified Associate Training</b><p>Get Up to Speed with One of the Top Data Visualization Tools on Earth<p>Tableau 9 is one of the leading …

Information Architecture

JavaScript Visualization Frameworks Review

Data has gradually become a very important aspect tool in the world today.Data is driving the world, and at this stage when the world is being held …

JavaScript

12 Visualizations to Show a Single Number

(This article was first published on <b>R – Displayr</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Infographics, dashboards, and reports often need to highlight …

Information Architecture

UW Interactive Data Lab | Papers

Abstract<p>We present a design study of the TensorFlow Graph Visualizer, part of the TensorFlow machine intelligence platform. This tool helps users …

Machine Learning

Tableau is the data visualization program you need to learn (​ZDNet Academy) | ZDNet

Analyze data more efficiently with this essential program.<p>Sifting through data is a necessary skill, and when dealing with massive amounts of data, …

Tableau Software

React + Dataviz

There is a natural connection between Data Visualization (dataviz) and SVG. SVG is a graphics format based on geometry and geometry is exactly what …

JavaScript

7 Alternatives to Word Clouds for Visualizing Long Lists of Data

(This article was first published on <b>R – Displayr</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Creating a meaningful visualization from data with long lists …

Information Architecture

Data Visualization: The Best Infographic Tools For 2017

Infographics have become an increasingly popular data visualization tool which enable users to quickly give an overview of pretty much any topic. They rely on using images to accompany bite-sized pieces of information, in keeping with the theory that our brains are better at storing and recalling …

Infographics

Save time and create chart templates using R functions

R functions can be used to create chart templates, which keep the look and feel of reports consistent. This post gives step by step guide on how to …

JavaScript

Turn Numbers Into Interactive Graphics In Seconds

After the Flood designed a font for writers who want to provide clearer context to their data points in their sentences for readers

Infographics

Conference Agenda | Data Science for Social Good

<b>Venue: Summit West, 500 W Madison St, Chicago, IL 60661</b><p>We will start the morning of September 28 (9am) with a reception at the end of the day (ending …

Big Data

Building rich analytic web apps has never been easier

(This article was first published on <b>R – Modern Data</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>We’re entering a golden age of the “analytics developer.” …

R Language

Data Visualization: How to Find the Stories in Your Data

Our hyper-connected digital world is defined by an overabundance of data. Everything’s measurable, trackable, and quantifiable. Want to know how many …

Information Architecture

Data Visualization for Social Science

Preface<p>You should look at your data. Graphs and charts let you explore and learn about the structure of the information you collect. Good data …

Data Science

Meet the New Interactive Sky Chart! - Sky & Telescope

At long last, I’m proud to announce the release of <i>Sky & Telescope</i>’s much-loved Interactive Sky Chart! We worked with Chris Peat (heavens-above.com) …

Space

Free Typeface Transforms Numbers Into Graphics In Seconds, Without Code

Screenshot via After the flood<br>Consolidating data into easy-to-understand graphical representations has always been cumbersome. Apart from that, …

Graphics

The Exciting Future Of Data In Education

<b>What Is The Future Of Data In Education?</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Data is both a catalyst and a burden for most educators.<p>Data-driven instruction is an older idea …

Information Architecture

Jeffrey Heer wins IEEE Visualization Technical Achievement Award

Allen School professor Jeffrey Heer, who leads the Interactive Data Lab at the University of Washington, has been recognized the 2017 IEEE …

Information Architecture

China DataView: Young consumers drive feel-good mood

The sharp improvement in Chinese consumer sentiment this year has been led by 18-24 year olds, who make up our youngest survey group. FTCR data show …

Information Architecture

Design Finds: A Camera That Prints Gifs & the Origin of the "This Is Fine" Meme

In this edition of Design Finds, we dug up some fascinating work and insights, including an interesting data visualization, a camera that prints …

Memes

R with remote databases Exercises (Part-1)

(This article was first published on <b>R-exercises</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>This is common case when working with data that your source is …

Data Science

Amazon Athena and Tableau: Serverless Interactive Query Service and BI

Amazon Athena, a serverless query service in Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) and a pay-per service, is used to easily analyze data using standard …

Cloud Computing

Python Seaborn Cheat Sheet For Statistical Data Visualization

You most probably will know by now that data storytelling, accomplished by data visualization, amongst other things, is an essential skill for every …

Python Programming

How to apply Marimekko to data

The most sinister feature on a chart is often an innocent-looking asterisk. Pointing the reader to an innocuous footnote can be a symptom that all is …

Information Architecture

Projects | AtF Spark

“Can charts be shown in text without using code?”<p>Data can be hard to grasp – visualising it can make comprehension faster. Sparklines (tiny charts in …

Web Design

Last call to enter the Information is Beautiful Awards 2017 — Information is Beautiful

<b>Visualizers, designers, truth & beauty-lovers.</b> Last call to enter the Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards 2017, celebrating the world’s most …

Information Architecture