Monthly Archives: March 2013

DexCharts Live on GitHub!!!

I know I’ve been blasting folks with 6 blog entries on reusable charting in the past 2 weeks.  Sorry bout that… I get excited sometimes. Thanks to some prodding by @enjalot, I finally decided to move this work over to … Continue reading

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Reusable Charts : Part 6 : Parallel Coordinates

I am beginning to feel like I am writing a book here.  However, I wanted to cover a new visualization which is hot off the press.  It’s one of my favorites; Parallel Coordinates.  Kai Chang has done some excellent work … Continue reading

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Reusable Charts : Part 5 : Needs More Pie Chart!

Before going further into the main topic of this post, first let me give a shout out to klr or @timelyportfolio.  KLR’s blog is over here.  KLR was able to combine NVD3 and the very rough DexCharts framework into an … Continue reading

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Reusable Charts : Part 4

If you follow the data visualization community, everyone seems crazy about maps at the moment.  Personally, I feel that it is in large part to the fact that Mike Bostock works with the New York Times.  News and data visualizations … Continue reading

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Reusable Charting Patterns : Part 3

Ok, it’s been a few days since I last blogged on this topic.  One thing you might notice is that I no longer call this D3JS Reusable Charting Patterns.  There is good reason for this; I realized that there is … Continue reading

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Reusable D3 Charting: Part 2

Some patterns are starting to come together more coherently as I flesh out a few more components and watch them interact.  Here is a good example of where I am headed with respect to chart cross communication: In this example, … Continue reading

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Ode To a Programmer

As my timeline dwindles down, a headache throbs within my crown.Servers crash and memory leak, my boss is nervous, my future bleak. I fix a bug, create two more. I fix them too, I now have four.I reach for Advil … Continue reading

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