Category: Data Visualization

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The Art of Data Visualization

Humans have an innate ability to rapidly process visual information.  These skills date far back in our evolutionary lineage. Since the advent of science, humans have employed intricate visual strategies to communicate data. Here’s an interesting video about the Art (and Science) of Data Visualization.

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Noah Iliinsky on Designing Data Visualizations

In this LinkedIn tech talk, Noah Iliinsky talks about lays out a great framework for how to determine what question you are actually trying to answer, what data you need (and what you don’t) in order to answer that question, and the steps to take through effective visualization to convey...

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Data Visualization for Non-Programmers

Here’s an interesting presentation at the Harvard i-lab by William Beutler and Jenny Karn about data visualization for non-programming crowd. If you count yourself among the programmer set, don’t worry, there are some really great points made in the presentation about the evolution of human perception and its continuing impact...

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Data Visualization, Hip-Hop, and Grey Poupon

Data analytics can be applied to anything and I mean anything. Here’s an interesting analysis and exploration of hip-hop music references to Grey Poupon. Along the way, you’ll see some interesting data visualizations and hear some good music.

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Best Practices for Data Visualization

The original context for this presentation is assisting professors by explaining best practices in data visualization for class assignments. However, the fundamentals here apply to a much wider audience and uses.