Tag - People

Big Data Desperately Needs Transparency

If Big Data is to realize its potential, people need to understand what it is capable of, what information is out there and where every piece of data comes from. Without such transparency and understanding, it will be difficult to persuade people to...

Want to learn how to make maps in R?

(This article was first published on R – AriLamstein.com, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers) Once upon a time I wrote an open source package that makes it easy to create choropleth maps in R. I called the package choroplethr. Then I created a free...

What if that pretty chart is just plain wrong?

As businesses grow, the tools and technologies they rely on must either evolve with them, or be replaced. Tools that worked for a team of 10 may no longer for a team of 50 or more. What if that pretty chart is just plain wrong? Webinar: Tuesday, June...