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The pie chart: Why data visualization’s greatest villain will never die

Last updated: 03/14/2019

The point of charts is to communicate data effectively. Or, at least, that is point according to data-visualization experts. The truth about why people like and use charts is...

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Unveiling the Hidden Layers of Deep Learning

Last updated: 03/12/2019

In a recent Scientific American article entitled “Springtime for AI: The Rise of Deep Learning,” computer scientist Yoshua Bengio explains why complex neural networks are the...

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The Most Important Information Designer You’ve Never Heard Of

Last updated: 03/11/2019

You’ve probably never heard of Will Burtin, a German information designer who pioneered human-centered design principles before they were a buzzword. Now, a new book about...

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Azure CosmosDB, Azure Data Lake Analytics and R sessions at Microsoft Data and BI Summit BA

Last updated: 03/07/2019

I’m excited to be speaking three times at the Data & BI Summit in Dublin, 24th – 26th April. It’s extra special for me since it will be my first event as a Microsoft Regional...

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The R Shiny packages you need for your web apps! - Enhance Data Science

Last updated: 03/07/2019

Enhance Data Science The R Shiny packages you need for your web apps! 10th July 2017 Tweet on Twitter Shiny is an R Package to deploy web apps using an R backend. Let’s face it,...

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Viz Palette for Data Visualization Color – Elijah Meeks – Medium

Last updated: 03/05/2019

Earlier this month, Susie Lu and I released Viz Palette, a tool to help data visualization designers evaluate and improve their palettes. It shows the palette in use across a...

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Why Your Brain Needs Data Visualization

Last updated: 03/03/2019

Why Your Brain Needs Data Visualization This is a well-known fact nowadays: a goldfish has higher attention span than an average Internet user. That’s the reason why you’re not...

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What is the Value of Interactive Data Visualization? - Datassist

Last updated: 02/28/2019

What does interactive data visualization really achieve? Does it have a real benefit? Or is it mostly an opportunity for designers to show off or have a bit of fun? It’s not...

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Viz Palette: The Ultimate Tool For Anyone Who Works With Color

Last updated: 02/28/2019

Humans are visual creatures, and today, when the national conversation is framed by data-driven topics like climate change, data security, and gerrymandering, data visualization...

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Strategic Data Science: Creating Value With Data Big and Small

Last updated: 02/27/2019

The post Strategic Data Science: Creating Value With Data Big and Small appeared first on The Lucid Manager. Data science is without a doubt the most popular business fad of...

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