Graphing Jane Austen's genius
How to spot a misleading graph
This is a great video to share with your friends and colleagues who are a little less data savvy. It shows how “cherry picking” data, manipulating axes, and leaving out contextual information can warp a chart’s message. - TED-Ed
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The Word Choices That Explain Why Jane Austen Endures
“What traits make Austen special, and can they be measured with data? Can literary genius be graphed?” Spoiler: the answer is yes. - New York Times
News from Mode
Brand. New. Charts.
Phase II of this summer’s code-free data exploration is here. With new Mode charts, analysts can shift heavy lifting during exploratory analysis away from SQL and into visual tools.
WrangleConf: Challenges in Building Data Science Products
In San Francisco next week? Swing by WrangleConf on July 20 and check out a panel with our CEO, Derek Steer.