Category: Analytics

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Rock map of Scotland

Harry Jefferies shared his grandfather’s 30-year project: My grandpa who is 85 started making this rock map of Scotland in 1992. He collected rocks during amateur geology trips over 30…

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✚ Visualization Tools and Learning Resources, February 2024 Roundup

Welcome to The Process, the newsletter for FlowingData members that looks closer at how the charts get made. I’m Nathan Yau. Every month I collect tools and resources that help…

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Updates and enhancements for reference labels

Uncover a host of updates and enhancements to our new card visual reference labels. This February 2024 update brings many great features including improved alignment of elements, new placement options…

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Algorithmic road trip to visit a street named after each day of the year

{“@context”:”;} Ben Ashforth set out to visit a street named after a day of the year for each date. He used OpenStreetMap to find the streets and then algorithmically routed…

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Announcing the retirement of legacy Power BI Apps (pre-audiences)

The legacy version of Power BI Apps will no longer be supported starting May 2024. Learn how to upgrade to the new Power BI Apps version today! Source: PowerBI

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Universal API Access from Postgres and SQLite

In “SQL: The Universal Solvent for REST APIs” we saw how Steampipe’s suite of open source plug-ins that translate REST API calls directly into SQL tables. These plug-ins were, until recently, tightly…

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Announcing the deprecation of creation of machine learning models in Power BI using Dataflows V1

Announcing the deprecation of creation of machine learning models in Power BI using Dataflows V1 Source: PowerBI

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Introducing Public Preview Copilot for Power BI chat-based capabilities: summarize, inquire, analyze

Copilot for Power BI has new capabilities in Public Preview! Users in view mode can now ask about insights, summaries, trends, and data questions and receive natural language responses, making…

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Map of most common domesticated animals

Based on data from the USDA Census of Agriculture, this map by John Johnson shows the predominant domesticated animal in each county in the United States. It nonchalantly includes humans….

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Improvements to Power BI apps, an increase in audiences and access control for hidden content

We recently made the following Power BI app improvements you asked for: the ability to copy item links from authoring view, a setting for granting access to hidden content, and…