State of Data #101
June 1, 2012
#1Read_this_Week – #QuantifiedSelf Body Weight Simulator – Use Data-driven models to take charge of Health (hit “Start Simulator”)
#analysis – ‘Wake me up when the data is over’. Why you should use images instead of Raw Data – it is much less cognitive overload!
#architecture – Big Data Architecture at LinkedIn
#big_data – “R” tutorials from Universities around the world
#Data_Science – Very short history of Data Science
#idea – Big Data for the Rest of Us – “The wine industry has been ruled by small data for the longest time”. How a startup changed the game.
#learning – Plethora of Selected Data Visualization tools that you can even use in your web/mobile apps directly!
#visualization – #ContrastNCompare – This tiny sphere is ALL the World’s Water
- Birthday Heatmap – September 16 is the most popular birthday!
- Surprising Math between Airport and City Size (HT: Jim Showalter)
- Wisconsin Voters Banished to NULL Island
- Distributive Law tiling on Franklin Avenue NYC Subway