D3 liquid fill gauge for maps

I teach a data visualization course, and recently one of my students has come to me with the idea of “half-filling map areas”. I was like that’s a great idea, go find an example on the internet, I’m sure there is plenty. Well, as it turns out, there isn’t plenty, so I’ve decided to doContinue reading “D3 liquid fill gauge for maps”

Motorsport’s Asian pull and release

A couple of years ago I wrote about the great shift in F1 towards including more and more Asian tracks – at the expense of the historical European tracks. Today I’m bringing you an update, to include alongside F1 both MotoGP and WRC – and a few new insights.

Cryptocast |Intelligent cryptocurrency price forecaster | Alpha release

My new toy, the Cryptocast is ready! It’s still very fragile and clunky – but it forecasts the prices of cryptocurrencies listed on coinmarketcap! More updates, bug fixes, migration to HTTPS and such to follow soon. Currently it only uses a mixture of conventional forecasting techniques by fitting a set of laws to the priceContinue reading “Cryptocast |Intelligent cryptocurrency price forecaster | Alpha release”

Deadly Timeline | Global Causes of Death Visualization

Little fairies are still working on the blog post… Meanwhile check out the visualization here: http://blog.csaladen.es/health/en.html

The modern researcher’s toolbox

We all know that Moore’s law pushed technology a long way since ENIAC. The way we do the research changed unquestionably, but so did the way we write up our findings. I have the feeling that this latter part although, somewhat concentrates about the fact that library-roaming has been replaced with google-scholaring. Especially if you think about the last 15-20 years. The wayContinue reading “The modern researcher’s toolbox”