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DexCharts progress…

In case you missed it, DexCharts is live on github now. Murphy’s law has been in full gear lately.  If it can go wrong, it has.  So, I’ve been playing musical machines and learning about how to deal with git … Continue reading

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Dex on OSX

It was a painful experience, but I have confirmed that Dex 0.6d works on OSX.  First, I downloaded the Dex installation. It then notified me that I needed a 1.7 or later version of the JDK to run.  I expected … Continue reading

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D3JS Parallel Lines and Football

The Parallel Lines view is quickly becoming one of my favorite tools to show data with many dimensions.  It’s ability to express many dimensions across vertical axis is quite powerful.  What makes this visualization even more powerful is the fact … Continue reading

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More on Motion Charts

I have made meager progress this weekend in the way of coding.   I mostly hung out and rested for a tough upcoming week at work.  However, I did make some progress on motion charts.  Hopefully some of the minor … Continue reading

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The Porcupine Chart

In my last post I mentioned that Dex 0.6 will be capable of producing three dimensional charts and graphs.  At least a couple right now.  This is overkill for normal purposes such as viewing Bob’s sales figures versus that of … Continue reading

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The Scatterplot Matrix

Scatterplot matrices have always been an effective way to view one distribution versus another.  The next version of Dex will also have this capability. In a scatterplot matrix, numerical values are graphed versus one another.  In the following scatterplot, we … Continue reading

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More Fun With ANTLR v4 and Groovy

The more I play around with it, the more impressed I become with the combination of ANTLR v4 and Groovy.  I am learning while I play around with the Grammar and syntax of the language I intend to embed within … Continue reading

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