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Featured use case // Meteorites A map of all recorded meteorites that have fallen on Earth. The map was made just for fun, but it became hugely popular, even being featured in The Guardian, The Verge, Digg and HackerNews. Suing data from the meteorological society, this visualization plots 34,513 points in a density map based on meteor mass. You can also check the screencast showing how it was done. Check it out! Featured use case // Agroguía Agroguia is a mobile device that helps farmers perform more precise agriculture, significantly reducing the amount of fertilizers, pesticides and oil needed.

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40 more maps that explain the world Maps seemed to be everywhere in 2013, a trend I like to think we encouraged along with August's 40 maps that explain the world. Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to. You might consider this, then, a collection of maps meant to inspire your inner map nerd. I've searched far and wide for maps that can reveal and surprise and inform in ways that the daily headlines might not, with a careful eye for sourcing and detail. I've included a link for more information on just about every one. Enjoy.

Thinglink : 7 façons pour les journalistes d’utiliser l’image interactive Toute l'actualité Bloc Une salle de sport sera construite ici Bloc maintenance et Weka 3 - Data Mining with Open Source Machine Learning Software in Java Weka is a collection of machine learning algorithms for data mining tasks. It contains tools for data preparation, classification, regression, clustering, association rules mining, and visualization. Found only on the islands of New Zealand, the Weka is a flightless bird with an inquisitive nature. The name is pronounced like this, and the bird sounds like this. Weka is open source software issued under the GNU General Public License. We have put together several free online courses that teach machine learning and data mining using Weka.

The 38 best tools for data visualization It's often said that data is the new world currency, and the web is the exchange bureau through which it's traded. As consumers, we're positively swimming in data; it's everywhere from labels on food packaging design to World Health Organisation reports. As a result, for the designer it's becoming increasingly difficult to present data in a way that stands out from the mass of competing data streams. Get Adobe Creative Cloud

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40 maps that explain the world By Max Fisher By Max Fisher August 12, 2013 Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to. So when we saw a post sweeping the Web titled "40 maps they didn't teach you in school," one of which happens to be a WorldViews original, I thought we might be able to contribute our own collection. Some of these are pretty nerdy, but I think they're no less fascinating and easily understandable. CreativeFlyerCreativeFlyer This week we have a free flyer club collection wich is called Free PSD Club Flyer Templates and includes 15 free psd templates from latin flyers to club and dj party or just elegant glamorous events. These flyers are perfect for club events, or a dj / band night, with a modern look and feel, and the flyers are all PSD format including some great club flyers with some elegant and sexy glamorous flyer templates. They are easy to use, just download these dj and club free flyer templates and customize to your needs and they are ready to print. Check out the Free PSD Club Flyer Templates collection: style="display:inline-block;width:300px;height:250px" data-ad-client="ca-pub-2462436830535730" data-ad-slot="3336895630"> If you didn’t find your flyer please have a look at similar free flyers collections:

Tangle: a JavaScript library for reactive documents Tangle is a JavaScript library for creating reactive documents. Your readers can interactively explore possibilities, play with parameters, and see the document update immediately. Tangle is super-simple and easy to learn. This is a simple reactive document. When you eat 3 drag Visualizing data: Mapping earthquakes with the Google Maps API   Overview This tutorial shows you how to: Import data into your Maps application.Display that data on a map using simple markers.Use symbols and heatmaps to improve the appearance and legibility of your map, and to represent secondary information. At the end of this tutorial, you will have created a map that displays real-time earthquake data, including magnitude. You can use these same techniques with your own data source to help you tell a more powerful story with the Google Maps API. L to R: Basic markers, sized circles, and heatmaps.

CSS3 Linear Gradients Linear Gradients The most common type of gradient you will see is a linear gradient of two colors. This means that the gradient will move in a straight line changing gradually from the first color to the second along that line. How to Make a Map in Illustrator Every time I start thinking of a tutorial to write, I try to show techniques that I use in my job as a designer. For example, today I will be showing you how to make a nice little map. I was called to make a map for the university which was tedious but still fun. “4 Stars and Editors Choice.” MacUser Dec. 2013 "Awesome!... It's intuitive and it has a wider selection of title treatments and templates - love the retro look!" Chris Shoemaker, Co-Founder of Freshi Media

Crossfilter Fast Multidimensional Filtering for Coordinated Views Crossfilter is a JavaScript library for exploring large multivariate datasets in the browser. Crossfilter supports extremely fast (<30ms) interaction with coordinated views, even with datasets containing a million or more records; we built it to power analytics for Square Register, allowing merchants to slice and dice their payment history fluidly.

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