Recap of the Week – 10/11/2015 October 11th, 2015 by Margaret Skomorokh
- Does your old iPhone seem slower now that Apple has released the iPhone 6S? As this chart from Statista.com shows, you are not alone!
- One Diagram that Will Change the Way You Look at the US Economy – Indeed, this data visualization looks interesting! By the way, the chart type is called Voronoi diagram.
- Visualizing Statistical Mix Effects and Simpson’s Paradox – an article by Zan Armstrong and Martin Wattenberg. The authors discuss how “mix effects” can surprise users of visualizations and potentially lead them to incorrect conclusions.
- Tour de France: the climb of Alpe d’Huez – an excellent interactive presentation by The Guardian.