I’m so glad there are people like Jake Porway in the world. The founder and executive director of DataKind gives his quick pitch on “using data in the service of humanity.”
With many directions to go, this one is in the right category!
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Learn to visualize your data.
From beginner to advanced.
What you get
Watch the regional changes across the country from 1990 to 2016.
I simulated a day for employed Americans to see when and where they work.
The ever so popular Walmart growth map gets an update, and yes, it still looks like a wildfire. Sam’s Club follows soon after, although not nearly as vigorously.
Due to budget cuts, there is no plan for an updated atlas. So I recreated the original 1870 Atlas using today’s publicly available data.