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Building a thriving data visualization community

There’s a verse in Proverbs of the Tanakh that goes like this: As iron sharpens…

Gun Homicides vs. Gun Suicides in the US

Nelson Davis, Matt Chambers and Alex Duke have formed the Reviz Project which you can…

Remixing it up in New York

Earlier this week I had the pleasure and honor of presenting after Giorgia Lupi of…

Beyond the Written Word – IRE 2013

I spent the past few days with some colleagues in San Antonio at the Investigative…

How to Embed a Google Map in Tableau

UPDATE, May 2015: Google is constantly changing their Maps service. Nelson Davis has a recent…

See, Data is for Parties

Being a Canadian (eh) living south of the border, I’ve watched the US political process…

Connected Scatterplots and Strikeouts

Shan Carter, Kevin Quealy and Joe Ward of The New York Times recently published a…

Boston Predictive Analytics Group

I had the pleasure of presenting a data visualization workflow to the Boston Predictive Analytics…

Kasparov Turns 50

Today (April 13th) marks the 50th birthday of the 13th World Chess champion, Garry Kasparov…

Holy Mackerel, Uncertainty Matters!

On some level, we all know that the data we’re using to make conclusions about…