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From Data Professional to Data Legend with Machine Learning

Last updated: 01/21/2020

From Data Professional to Data Legend with Machine Learning September 5, 2019 LinkedIn Watch this on-demand webinar to learn how to harness the power of machine learning so you...

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"Infographics and data visualization are two different things"

Last updated: 01/18/2020

Your definition for “infographics”Aaah, I still find that difficult. To me infographics and data visualization are two different things. I see myself as someone who creates data...

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How To Use Data Science For Social Impact

Last updated: 01/08/2020

Photo by Arjunsyah on Unsplash How To Use Data Science For Social Impact Transparency • Corruption • Collaboration • Trust Aug 5, 2019 · 7 min read Data science is truly an...

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How Data Visualization Helps Us See the Effects of Climate Change

Last updated: 12/30/2019

I’ve always considered maps to be powerful visuals because of how universal they are. They’re a pretty standardized encoding system, as we learn about maps and what the legends...

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How to Efficiently Evaluate Information Visualization?

Last updated: 12/20/2019

How to Efficiently Evaluate Information Visualization? Dec 2 · 4 min read Seven scenarios of evaluation based on goals and questions. Evaluation in information visualization is...

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Why The Data Science Venn Diagram Is Misleading

Last updated: 12/03/2019

Data Science is a relatively new industry albeit the fact that its components have been around for a long time. So why is it then that it is apparently so unclear what Data...

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Data visualizations can be misleading, but here's what you can do

Last updated: 11/19/2019

In his new book, “How Charts Lie,” Alberto Cairo, minces no words when laying out the dangers of poorly designed data visualizations. He identifies five broad categories of...

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10 Visualizations Every Data Scientist Should Know

Last updated: 11/14/2019

10 Visualizations Every Data Scientist Should Know One picture is worth a 1000 words Photo by Willian Justen de Vasconcellos on Unsplash Ancient ruins are sometimes discovered...

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How Can Data Visualization Improve Local Conditions?

Last updated: 11/10/2019

In Colombia, for example, Juan Pablo Marin Diaz from Datasketch described how data helped raise awareness, and funds, to combat forced disappearances among young and poor...

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How to Choose Colors for Your Data Visualizations

Last updated: 10/31/2019

Color is a major factor in creating effective charts. A good set of colors will highlight the story you want the data to tell, while a poor one will hide or distract from a...

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