The Changing Landscape of Data Systems

By Anant Bhardwaj, MIT CSAIL* Everyone continues to chase “Big Data” ─ from businesses to start-up companies to academic researchers. To understand better the changing landscape of data systems, I spent the last few months trying to learn about every data … Continue reading

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Higher-Level Tools for Interactive Data Visualization

By Jeffrey Heer, Arvind Satyanarayan, Kanit Wongsuphasawat & Dominik Moritz of the UW Interactive Data Lab In popular conversation, discussions of data visualization often involve specialized interactive graphics – typically intended to convey a story – that were hand-crafted by skilled designers. … Continue reading

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