Category: Miscellaneous

No Vote: Where do America’s disenfranchised groups live?

My weekend mostly consisted of working on a visualization for Tableau’s Politics Iron Viz competition. I used data from the US Election Project to create a few tile…

Untappd Potential: Insights from analyzing 1000 beer check-ins

For those who aren’t familiar, Untappd is the social network for beer. With over 3 million users, Untappd is a wildly popular app that has seen its userbase…

John Cena’s Unexpected Rise in Internet Popularity

The mightiest WWE champion of all time (by some accounts) and former cinematic US Marine John Cena is taking parts of the internet by storm thanks to the…

Grooveshark’s loss is Spotify’s gain

Grooveshark and Spotify both began in 2006 as web-based music streaming services. As the two companies grew, one company received the blessings of the major music labels (or rather licensed the…