ASCII business report

Nov 17, 2015

Bloomberg put together their list of 50 companies to watch in 2016. For each business is a chart or graphic, and the whole thing is in ASCII text. And in case you’re wondering, yes, you can view it as a plain text file. All I need now is my old dot matrix printer.

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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

There are many ways to die. Cancer. Infection. Mental. External. This is how different groups of people died over the past 10 years, visualized by age.

Pizza Place Geography

Most of the major pizza chains are within a 5-mile …

How We Spend Our Money, a Breakdown

We know spending changes when you have more money. Here’s by how much.