Data Visualization

Analyzing & Visualizing Cloud Data With Power BI

This demo heavy presentation was shared at Toronto's Global Azure Bootcamp highlighting the best practices and capabilities in Power BI around both consumption and data source planning/connectivity.

Big Data

World Bank’s 2017 Atlas of SDGs Provides Tool for Tracking Implementation

• The ‘2017 Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals’ includes over 150 maps and data visualizations to assist with efforts to track progress in …

Information Architecture

Uber has high hopes for its open source data visualization software

Any time a representative of car sharing service Uber Technology Inc. shows up at an analytics conference, his or her session is always packed.<p>People …

Information Architecture

Data Visualization “Versus” UI and Data Science

I want to talk about the wealth of opportunities I see for data visualization specialists visiting in and borrowing from the “adjacent” fields of UI …

Information Architecture

This Tool Makes It Super Easy to Create Interactive Simulations

GIF<p>Whether you’re working on a big presentation for work or school, interactive visuals always help win over an audience. Loopy, a free tool for …

Lifestyle

POST: The History of Looking at Data Visualizations

In a post on his blog Sapping Attention entitled “The history of looking at data visualizations,” Ben Schmidt (Northeastern University) digs into the …

Information Architecture

Polaris, Shopify’s design system

Data visualizations<p>Visualizations surface patterns in data, and provide immediate answers to a single, specific question.<p>This section outlines data …

Information Architecture

FileMaker & Tableau | Building Dashboards with Interactivity

If you’ve been working with FileMaker, then I don’t have to sell you on the fact that it’s a great solution to help you manage your data. Whether …

Information Architecture

Clemson University's secrets of data storytelling - a chat with data architect Matt Chambers

Lately, I’ve been on the lookout for modern BI. It’s not as common as BI vendors would have us believe. One key is intuitive visualizations. When …

Information Architecture

ŷhat | A Dramatic Tour through Python’s Data Visualization Landscape (including ggpy and Altair)

This post originally appeared on Dan Saber's blog. We thought it was hilarious, so we asked him if we could repost it. He generously agreed!<p><b>About …

Data Analysis

How to harness OneDrive to keep your Power BI dashboard fresh

By connecting to a dataset located on OneDrive, you can keep your Power BI reports up to date automatically. Here is how to set it up.<p>One of the …

Collaboration

How to report KPIs with gauges in SQL Server Reporting Services Mobile Reports

By: Siddharth Mehta | Read Comments | Related Tips: > Reporting Services KPI<p>Problem<p>Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are the most common and included …

Analytics

Presentazione partner

This data was pulled from their Annual Report tables, which are available on their website. We used a Python script and a tool called pdfTables to …

Annual Reports

Best of the visualisation web... February 2017

At the end of each month I pull together a collection of links to some of the most relevant, interesting or thought-provoking web content I’ve come …

Information Architecture

Creating Interactive Charts with R, Shiny, MySQL and AnyChart JS via Template

(This article was first published on <b>R-posts.com</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Data visualization and charting are actively evolving as a more …

Data Analysis

Self-service BI software comparison: Tableau vs. Power BI, Qlik Sense

During the past couple of years, a handful of major players have dominated the self-service business intelligence marketplace.<p>Microsoft's Power BI, …

Information Architecture

Visualizations of the Most Used AutoCAD, Revit, and 3dsMax Commands

The 'Customer Involvement Program' of Autodesk's research department has, over the years, compiled a database of over 60 million individual commands …

AutoCAD

The Best Time to Visit Anywhere in the World

Or the best places to visit on any given week based on weather<p>Published by <b>Ryan Whitacker</b> on <b>April 18, 2017</b><p>Scroll to your desired week and see where …

Digital Nomads

The Enigma Sanctions Tracker: A New Tool to Visualize US Sanctions Programs

Motivated by recent front-page news on the future of U.S. sanctions programs concerning Russia, North Korea and Iran, Enigma has brought together …

Iran

NOAA Replaces Text-Based Area Forecasts with Graphical Forecasts

The FAA-approved product gives users a complete picture of weather in the continental United States.<p>Replacing text-based area forecasts (FA), the …

Aviation

King Kong TV Series In The Works

Kong most definitely remains king, first with <i>Kong: Skull Island</i> having pulled in a global gross of over half a billion dollars, and now with word …

Information Design

Steve Ballmer Spends Millions To Redesign Government Information

The former Microsoft CEO and current Clippers owner wants to give back through a powerful data visualization tool.<p>What does the average teacher make? How much does the U.S. spend on defense? Is crime going up or down–and how does that correlate with the police we employ and criminals we incarcerate?<p>…

Government

These engaging, hyper-visual maps can help us better understand homelessness

A new data project immediately hits you with a simple yet devastating message on its homepage: "The issue of modern homelessness is broad and complex, affecting too many of our neighbors and communities."<p>But not all hope is lost. And for the site Understanding Homelessness, that's the goal — to …

Information Architecture

An Introduction to Data Visualization: How to Create Compelling Charts & Graphs [Ebook]

Learn how to use the different data types, data relationships, and chart types and which data visualization tools to use to create compelling charts …

Information Architecture

Visualize Azure Machine Learning Models with MicroStrategy Desktop™

Have you ever wondered how you can use machine learning in your work?<p>It would be easy to assume that this type of advanced technology isn’t available …

Machine Learning

metavizr (development version)

This is the <b>development</b> version of metavizr; to use it, please install the devel version of Bioconductor.<p>R Interface to the metaviz web app for …

OS X

Using Cycle.js to view real-time satellite test data

<i>This article was published originally as guest post on the Futurice Blog</i><p>This article assumes you are familiar with Cycle.js. If not this is probably …

JavaScript

K-lytics: The Easy Way To Use Data To Improve Your Book Sales

<b>I understand the need to use data to improve my book sales, but I definitely don’t enjoy spending my time with categories, keywords, spreadsheets and</b> …

Publishing

Embed PowerApps in Power BI dashboards or your website

We think that PowerApps are most useful for our and your users when they can use the apps within the context of their work. To further along this …

Collaboration

Interactive Information Visualization

12.2.2.2 The Data Join<p>The true magic of D3 is the set of methods used for associating data with visual elements. To start our own lesson on Thinking …

JavaScript