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Last day to pre-order a song chart poster

Today is the last day to pre-order a song chart poster. Now is the best time to get it, since after this it's probably going…

Quotes poster updates

For those who ordered a famous quotes poster: I'll be updating the printing and shipping status on this page. I sent the poster to the…

New members perk: Download all tutorials as ebook

The great thing about online tutorials is that you can access them from anywhere you have an internet connection. The downside is that, unless you…

Happy holidays

Checking out for the year. I assume most of you have already, and if not, go on, get out of here. Shoo. Happy holidays. I…

My data point

It's been continuous tracking and monitoring for the past couple of days and nights, but none of that matters now. We get to bring him…

Data point on the way

I'm at an age where my feed is filled with data points. Every day my friends post about their data points, how precious their data…

Introducing the FlowingData Job Board

If my inbox has taught me anything, it's that there are a lot of data job openings, and there are a lot of qualified people…

Six

FlowingData turned six years old last week. I didn't realize it until after though as I flipped through my calendar. I missed its birthday last…

Comment to win a signed copy of Data Points

It seems like ages since we ran one of these. It's hard to believe Data Points hit the shelves two months ago. (Thank you to…

I am away from my computer right now. brb.

I'm gonna be out of the country for a while. If all goes according to plan, you won't notice I'm gone, but if it gets…

Other ways to follow FlowingData

With Google Reader closing its doors in July (which stinks because I use it multiple times per day), now is a good time to make…

Starting a New Stack

There's a corner of my desk reserved for books, notes, papers, and other things I am supposed to read or have written and need to…

I’m Back

After a couple of weeks of phone-only Internet, I've got my hands on a keyboard again and I'm looking at a screen bigger than four…

Welcome Kim Rees

I'm going to be away for a couple of weeks, with little to no Internet access most of the time, so I've asked Kim Rees…

More on the pay gap graphic

A couple weeks ago, I looked at gender pay gap data to see how the differences have changed over the past nine years. This was…

Introducing FlowingData Membership

It was about five years ago when I got into visualization. Before I actually made anything, I read books and guides that made suggestions and…

Merry Christmas to you, from FlowingData

Thanks for making this a memorable year, everyone. Happy holidays!…

Visiting Census

I'm visiting the US Census Bureau this week, so there's a good chance there will be a few days I don't post anything. Hopefully not…

Send your pictures of Visualize This in the wild (and win a goodie)

One of the best parts since the launch of Visualize This has been the pictures that people have sent me of the book in the…

Flowing Datathon updates

Many of you now have Visualize This in your hands and have probably gone through a number of tutorials. Now it's time to put what…

Challenge: Visualize the impact of Wikipedia

If you're like me, you've probably used Wikipedia at least once in the past week (or day... or hour). It's had a huge impact on…

Visualization contests around the corner

The best way to learn how to visualize data is to grab a dataset and see what you can do with it. You can read…