This is the second post in our Data Visualization in Education series where we showcase how different universities are using data visualization in a meaningful way. Cornell University is an American private Ivy League research university located in Ithaca, New York. Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, the university imparts education in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoretical to… Read the rest of this entry »

Today, we’re starting a new series on our blog, where we’ll be featuring cream-of-the-crop articles from across the Internet on a weekly basis to inspire, provoke, entertain, and inform you on the state of data, and more specifically data visualization. We hope you’ll find this series relevant, and useful. Do subscribe to our blog to get these delivered right to your inbox every week.

Picture this: You are making a sales dashboard to be presented to the upper management of the company. During the presentation, your CFO asks you to pick out the raw data from a particular chart. At that moment, you cannot go back to the underlying database and give him the exact figures, can you? Nor… Read the rest of this entry »