Comma Chameleon, a stripped-down CSV editor

Sep 8, 2016

CSV files are great, but every now and then you have to edit them for errors or format them for the next step. You could use Excel. I’ve been using Google Sheets. However, these applications are designed for general purposes to fulfill a lot of use cases. Comma Chameleon on the other hand is made specifically to get you in and out fast, so that you can use your CSV file elsewhere.

Next CSV I get is going in here.

Favorites

Best Data Visualization Projects of 2016

Here are my favorites for the year.

Reviving the Statistical Atlas of the United States with New Data

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.

Graphical perception – learn the fundamentals first

Before you dive into the advanced stuff – like just about everything in your life – you have to learn the fundamentals before you know when you can break the rules.

Life expectancy changes

The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.