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5 Minute Analysis: Simplifying Iowa Liquor Sales

In this 5 Minute Analysis we'll preprocess, map, and explore complicated sales data for liquor stores in Iowa. Then we’ll extract the relevant latitude and longitude from a problematic column of the data and discover the city with the most sales. Next we’ll filter the data to that city and prepare the data for easy loading into Business Analysis tools such as Tableau and PowerBI. Finally…

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Added by Benjamin Waxer on February 14, 2019 at 9:32am — No Comments

An Introduction to Bayesian Reasoning

An Introduction to Bayesian Reasoning

You might be using Bayesian techniques in your data science without knowing it! And if you're not, then it could enhance the power of your analysis. This blog post, part 1 of 2, will demonstrate how Bayesians employ probability distributions to add information when fitting models, and reason about uncertainty of the model's fit.

Grab a coin. How fair is the coin? What is the probability…

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Added by Sean Owen on February 13, 2019 at 8:00am — 3 Comments

San Francisco - A City Full of Psychopaths?

Exploring San Francisco police incident data and visualizing the density distribution of incidents involving mentally ill individuals using Pivot Billions and Tableau.…

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Added by Benjamin Waxer on February 6, 2019 at 8:06am — No Comments

Tutorial: Measuring Holiday Spirit with Pivot Billions and R

Combining Pivot Billions with R to dive into whether the holiday spirit inspires bigger tips and which parts of New York experience this effect the most.…

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Added by Benjamin Waxer on January 14, 2019 at 7:04am — No Comments

Searching on Google Maps using RStudio

Today I've just faced one challenge...

I work on one project, and we need to decide which assets from this company will be visited initially.

As every project, we have limited budget, so we should find some variables to indicate a priority scale.

After some discussion, someone said: let's find the assets close to schools and hospitals. Those must be inspected firstly than others.

Everybody agreed with the voice, but how would be possible to map every school and…

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Added by Thiago Buselato Maurício on January 25, 2018 at 4:00pm — 3 Comments

Map the Life Expectancy in United States with data from Wikipedia with R

Original post is published at DataScience+

Recently, I become interested to grasp the data from webpages, such as Wikipedia, and to visualize it with R. As I did in my previous post, I use rvest package to get the data from webpage and…

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Added by Klodian on August 5, 2016 at 10:30pm — No Comments

1.1 Billion NYC Taxi and Uber Trips analyzed and visualized.

An open-source exploration of the city's neighborhoods, nightlife, airport traffic, and more, through the lens of publicly available taxi and Uber data.

Images are clickable to open hi-res versions.

Pick-ups:

Drop-offs:…

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Added by Denis Rasulev on November 20, 2015 at 9:20pm — No Comments

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