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Frustrated with the size of pockets on women’s pants, Jan Diehm and Amber…Tags: pants, pockets, The Pudding...
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After the Oxford Workshop I enjoyed a two-week family vacation in Spain, where there was no rain in the plain, just very hot up to 106℉. The old Spanish cities knew how to optimize for shade and breeze, more than I can say for Oxford.Meanwhile in a more moderate Brazilian climate, the International Congress of Mathematicians awarded their medals, including the Rolf Nevanlinna Prize to ...
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The first epsiode of Fung with Data, hosted by Kaiser Fung, founder of Principal Analytics Prep and best-selling author. How does Facebook track you and what can you do about it....
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Kaiser Fung (Principal Analytics Prep, Numbersense) discusses the epidemic of fake data in the world of marketing analytics....
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Made-by-hand visualization has been making a mini comeback as of late, and it’s been fun to see what people do with data away from the computer. Of course, we don’t have the time to draw every chart and map by hand, but there are some parts of the practice we can use in our own work.Tags: brainstorm, ideas, manual...
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Peter Aldhous for BuzzFeed News delves into the increasing number of wildfires in…Tags: BuzzFeed, California, fire...
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The Mendocino Complex Fire, now the largest in California ever, continues to burn.…Tags: Axios, California, fire, scale...
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Map-making is a tricky business with many variables to consider that can directly…Tags: algorithms, cartography...
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A gray piece of paper moves along a gradient. You won’t believe your…Tags: illusion, perception...
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The Padma River in Bangladesh is constantly shifting its 75-mile path. Joshua Stevens…Tags: environment, NASA, satellite imagery, water...
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