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Trump Tweets, Big Mac Index, California Wildfires, Mid-Range Shots in NBA — DataViz Weekly January 18th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

Trump Tweets, Big Mac Index, California Wildfires, Mid-Range Shots in NBA, in DataViz Weekly on AnyChart JS Charts BlogTake a look at some of the cool data visualization examples that appeared on the web just recently! The new article in the DataViz Weekly series features interesting, inspiring projects about words in Trump tweets, destiny of mid-range shots in NBA games, relative value of the world currencies according to the latest Big Mac Index data, and 100+ years of wildfires in California. Also, don’t miss out on an exciting news in the concluding part.

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Qlik Data Visualization Extension: Introducing Custom Drawing Over Custom Theme January 16th, 2019 by Irina Maximova

Qlik Data Visualization Extension: Introducing custom drawing over a custom theme with AnyChartOur Qlik Charts Extension now allows a custom renderer to be set for certain chart types! We’ll show you how to make use of this new great feature in your Qlik data visualization practice, implementing custom drawing over a custom theme.

Before we begin, please note: We recommend getting acquainted with the custom drawing documentation of AnyChart JS Charts if you never worked with it before. When you do that, it will be easier for you to understand what the custom drawing functions are and how to use them right and best.

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Cool Data Stories and Reports with Visualizations — DataViz Weekly January 11th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

Cool Data Stories and Reports with Visualizations — DataViz WeeklyCheck out some more interesting visualizations in cool data stories and reports from the last year. We’ve never put them on DataViz Weekly, but now is still a good time to do that. Today, we are glad to feature nice projects about happiness and prosperity around the world, as well as about stock market volatility and mapping tree canopy.

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Year in Review in Graphics from Top U.S. Publications — DataViz Weekly January 4th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

Year in Review in Graphics from Top U.S. Publications, in DataViz WeeklyHappy New Year, everyone! 2019 is already here. But while we still feel the proximity of the last year, let’s take another look back. 2018 brought us numerous interesting visual stories based on data and graphics. For this year’s first DataViz Weekly, we’ve put together year-in-review projects of the graphics teams at four leading media publications in the U.S. (we are a U.S. based company, right): The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The L.A. Times, and The Washington Post. Check out some of the key facts, trends, and findings of 2018 in their top picks.

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Custom WiFi Polar Chart in JavaScript — Challenge AnyChart! January 2nd, 2019 by Irina Maximova

Custom WiFi Polar Chart in JavaScript — Challenge AnyChart!Solving challenges is a thing that the AnyChart team can’t live without, and we willingly continue to share some of the most interesting customer cases within the framework of Challenge AnyChart! on our blog. This feature gives us a great chance to help customers with similar tasks and demonstrate the unlimited data visualization capabilities of our JavaScript charting library time after time. The challenge being solved along today’s tutorial is about building a beautiful WiFi polar chart — a custom interactive JS (HTML5) polar chart that displays devices depending on the WiFi signal strength.

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Best Data Visualizations of 2018 — DataViz Weekly December 28th, 2018 by AnyChart Team

Best data visualizations of the year 2018 in DataViz WeeklyThe last days of 2018 are a great time to look back at these 12 months. The year’s final issue of DataViz Weekly is here to familiarize you with four cool selections of the best data visualizations that show the picture of 2018, curated by four major media outlets: POLITICO, Recode, The Economist, and Fast Company. Take a quick look at the lists and check out the charts.

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JavaScript Data Visualization Libraries Updated with New Features — Meet AnyChart JS Charts 8.5.0 December 25th, 2018 by AnyChart Team

JavaScript Data Visualization Libraries Updated with New Features — Meet AnyChart JS Charts 8.5.0On this wonderful day, we are excited to announce a new major update for our JavaScript data visualization libraries: AnyChart 8.5.0 is released!

The new version brings a lot of advanced features and improvements that make our JS (HTML5) charting solutions even more powerful. 3D Surface Plot, Word Tree, and much more — spare a minute to look through the highlights of the 8.5.0 release of AnyChart, AnyStock, AnyGantt, and AnyMap.

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New Interesting Charts on China’s Rise, Top B-Schools, NFL, and Food Categorization — DataViz Weekly December 21st, 2018 by AnyChart Team

New Interesting Charts on China's Rise, Top B-Schools, NFL, and Food Categorization — DataViz WeeklyGet ready for another portion of new interesting charts from around the web! Here’s what topics are covered in the data visualization projects that have made it to DataViz Weekly this time:

  • China as a trade Leviathan;
  • top business schools in America and worldwide;
  • NFL playoff paths for each team;
  • food categorization as a sandwich, salad, or soup.

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Qlik Extension: Introducing Configuration File Settings for Charts December 20th, 2018 by Irina Maximova

Qlik Extension: Introducing Configuration File Settings for ChartsAnother brand new AnyChart Qlik plugin feature has arrived: Now it is possible to change the default settings in the configuration file of our Qlik extension for data visualization!

AnyChart Qlik plugin’s configuration file allows you to apply the default settings to all charts and dashboards created by the extension and customize them, which is impossible to achieve in the chart editor itself.

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Visualizing Data About Occupations, Airfares, Patents, and Porn — DataViz Weekly December 14th, 2018 by AnyChart Team

Visualizing Data About Occupations, Airfares, Patents, and Porn — DataViz WeeklyDataViz Weekly is here to tell you about new web projects and articles that feature interesting data graphics. This time, we showcase charts and infographics visualizing data about occupations of single earners in couple households in America, companies winning patent wars, change in air ticket prices globally, and Pornhub trends in 2018.

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