Archive for May, 2019

Graphics Visualizations About Immigration, Elections, Pitchers, and Salinity — DataViz Weekly May 17th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

Graphics Visualizations About Immigration, Elections, Pitchers, and Salinity — DataViz WeeklyNew DataViz Weekly is here, highlighting some of the new cool graphics visualizations we found around the web just recently:

  • Finding a link between undocumented immigration and crime in the United States
  • Competition in the U.S. presidential elections since 1980
  • MLB pitchers’ pitch distribution
  • Sea-surface salinity

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JS Charts Library AnyChart Adds Timeline Chart and Network Graph in Version 8.6.0 May 15th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

AnyChart adds the Timeline Chart and Network Graph chart types to its JS charts library in version 8.6.0AnyChart 8.6.0 is out! Check out what new awesome interactive data visualization features we’ve added to our award-winning JS charts library!

First and foremost, two new chart types are now available out of the box — greet the main protagonists of the 8.6.0 release:

JavaScript Timeline Chart added to AnyChart JS Charts library
Timeline Chart in AnyChart JS Charts Library

Timeline Chart is used to display a set of events in chronological order. It is typically a graphic design showing a long bar labeled with dates paralleling it, and usually contemporaneous events. Look at interactive Timeline Chart examples in our gallery. Read AnyChart Docs to learn how to create a JS Timeline Chart using our library.

JavaScript Network Diagram added to AnyChart JS Charts library
Network Graph in AnyChart JS Charts Library

Network Graph, also Graph Chart, is a mathematical structure (graph) designed to show relationships between data points. This chart type visualizes how entities are interconnected with each other. Entities are displayed as nodes (points). Relationship between them (edges) are depicted as lines. Check out interactive Network Graph examples in our gallery. Read AnyChart docs to learn how to create a JS Network Graph using our library.

Then, the new major release AnyChart JS Charts 8.6.0 is bringing multiple other improvements, not to mention bug fixes.

Take a look into what’s new, by product:

Let us know if you have requests for new JS chart types or data visualization features. Contact our Support Team with all your tips and suggestions, and we’ll be happy to consider quickly delivering what you need. As always, you know.

Enjoy AnyChart 8.6.0!


Compelling Data Visualization Examples on Trade, Diets, Mortality, and Birth Rates — DataViz Weekly May 10th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

Compelling Data Visualization Examples on Trade, Diets, Mortality, Birth Rates — DataViz WeeklyTake a look at another set of compelling data visualization examples we have come across these days, in DataViz Weekly on the AnyChart blog:

  • Rise of developing countries in global trade
  • Birth rates
  • Growing similarity of diets
  • Child mortality

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AnyChart Joins Qlik Technology Program and Adds 36 Chart Types to Qlik Sense in Just-Launched Extensions May 7th, 2019 by AnyChart Team

AnyChart Joins Qlik Technology Program and Adds 36 Chart Types to Qlik Sense in Just-Launched Extensions

“We’re excited to be partnering with AnyChart, and their extensions will provide customers with additional choices for building even more compelling visualizations.”
Mike Foster, Vice President, Strategic Partners at Qlik.
(Source: press release as of May 7, 2019.)

AnyChart crosses a new frontier! The vast data visualization capabilities of our award-winning JavaScript charting library, designed primarily for web developers and software engineers, are now available directly to data analysts and BI experts through powerful, flexible, intuitive extensions for Qlik Sense — AnyChart, AnyGantt, and AnyStock!

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Plotting NBA Shots, Diversity, Disasters, and Air Traffic — DataViz Weekly May 3rd, 2019 by AnyChart Team

Plotting NBA Shots, Diversity, Disasters, Air Traffic — DataViz WeeklyCheck out new interesting examples of how plotting data on charts and maps can be both insightful and beautiful. Here is what we are happy to feature in today’s article in the DataViz Weekly series:

  • Visualizing how India-Pakistan tensions disrupt air travel
  • Plotting diversity of Brussels
  • Mapping where natural disasters tend to strike in the United States
  • Charting NBA shots

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