Plotting a Map of New York City Using Only Taxi Location Data
In theory, plotting a million little points in close proximity should simulate the lines of the streets of New York City.
Aug 7, 2015
How to Scrape Data From Facebook Page Posts for Statistical Analysis
It is pretty easy to scrape Facebook Posts data and make into a spreadsheet for easy analysis, although there are a large number of gotchas.
Jul 20, 2015
Why is the Most-Viewed Gaming Video on YouTube About Cars 2?
No, this is not an error. You can watch the video yourself on YouTube and verify the view count.
Jun 15, 2015
Almost Every Smartphone and Tablet Browses the Web in Portrait Mode
95.25% of all smartphones browse the web in portrait orientation, while 88.18% of all tablets browse the web in portrait.
Mar 18, 2015
Analyzing the Patterns of Numbers in 10 Million Passwords
There are many patterns for numbers in passwords, which involve surprising yet intuitive logic.
Feb 24, 2015
An Introduction on How to Make Beautiful Charts With R and ggplot2
Adding a touch of color and design can help make more compelling visualizations, thanks to ggplot2 syntax and chaining capabilities.
Feb 12, 2015