Thank You, FlowingData Sponsors

Posted to Sponsors  |  Nathan Yau

FlowingData has hit a critical point in its life where regular hosting isn’t enough, and the next step up is a big one — especially with what I have planned in a couple of weeks. FlowingData sponsors help me take this step and make sure everything keeps going smoothly. Thank you, FlowingData sponsors.

I hope you’ll join me in thanking them by checking them out. They all have something worthwhile to offer:

Tableau Software — Data exploration and visual analytics in an easy-to-use analysis tool.

Eye-Sys — Comprehensive real-time 3D visualization.

SiSense — Easy-to-use reporting and analysis. No code required.

If you’d like to sponsor FlowingData, please feel free to email me, and I’ll get back to you with the details.

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A Day in the Life of Americans

I wanted to see how daily patterns emerge at the individual level and how a person’s entire day plays out. So I simulated 1,000 of them.

Causes of Death

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