Archive for the ‘Tools’ Category

May 12, 2011 Off

New Data Search Engine – Zanran

By in Tools While in early beta, this is a pretty exciting place for a data junkie.  According to their About page: Zanran helps you to find ‘semi-structured’ data on the web. This is the numerical data that people have presented as graphs and tables and charts. For example, the data could be a graph in a […]

March 16, 2010 Off

Pretty graphs without flash

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Just HTML5 and javascript sexiness.  I like it.  A lot.  I might have to try it. Linky

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February 17, 2010 Off

Tableau Posted

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Thanks to FlowingData for letting us know about Tableau Public.  Tableau is a high-powered professional visualization tool, and the public version is free.  The real benefit is Tableau’s export feature, which make adding visualizations to a website incredibly easy. I downloaded it and it helped me create this visualization in 2 minutes (and yes, I […]

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