Category: Analytics

Analytics

Change in housing prices where you live

I don’t know about you, but where I live, the housing prices keep going up, and they just seems way too high. Is it like this everywhere? For The Washington…

Analytics

Passwords and their Discontents

This article originally appeared in Business Age. In commentary supplied to Business Age, I shot my mouth off saying that passwords are a poor solution for authenticating users–but none of…

Analytics

Visualize This (2nd ed.): A real book that’s almost here

Visualize This is a real book now! The official publication date is May 29, but you might get it early if you order now, depending on where and when you…

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Mapping Hacker News

Wilson Lin used an abstract map to visualize 40 million posts and comments from Hacker News. He calls it the Hackerverse. Lin described the full process of scraping, using text…

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Power BI May 2024 Feature Summary

Power BI May 2024 Feature Summary Source: PowerBI

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Copilot in Microsoft Fabric is now generally available in the Power BI experience

One of the biggest opportunities we’re seeing is in accelerating the path to a data-rich culture by enhancing the productivity of your data teams and making analytics more accessible to…

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Visualization of flying into a black hole

Assuming you were still alive flying into a black hole, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center visualized what the views might look like. In this visualization of a flight toward a…

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Visualize This (2nd ed.): Finding the Best Visualization Tools

There are a lot of tools to visualize data. Some are visualization-specific. Some are tools that let you make charts but are focused on other data things. New apps come…

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On-premises data gateway May 2024 release

We are proud to announce the May 2024 version of the on-premises data gateway. Please continue to send us feedback for what new capabilities you’d like to see in the…

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Making Marketing More Effective with AI

Marketing teams have been using machine learning for more than a decade. In the early days of big data, it was common to hear people say that marketing was data’s…