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This is David Napoli, Data Analytics & Visualization Instructor and Consultant — through this newsletter I share posts and resources on analytics, visualization, statistics, and health care to educate and inspire.
The Stats Ninja
– Oct 27, 2018, 3:38 PM
“Uncertainty is the only certainty there is, and knowing how to live with insecurity is the only security.” At a high level, “uncertainty” is the unknown. You might believe it's as abstract as chaos, but in fact a truth…
David NapoliUncertainty *is* information. This excellent post clearly explains what variability is and why it is important to visualize and help your audience understand the additional insight provided.
The following is a guest blog post from David Borczuk. David is a clinical data analyst in the pharmaceutical industry who leverages Tableau to provide oversight to clinical trials. He recently joined the #datafam community and participates in the…
David NapoliA data visualization makeover which discuses and follows the seven key principles of design — an excellent post to gain insight on an effective visual design process
Do you keep getting recommendations for data vis books, maybe even buy them, but don't make it a priority to read them? Let's read these books together – and let's discuss them, to get more out of them. That's what the Data Vis Book Club is…
David NapoliGet ready to put your data visualization science cap and safety glasses on! 😊 … This looks like an incredible set of research papers to dive into and share thoughts and insights on.
In season 1, episode 3 of the television series “Star Trek: Discovery,” when faced with a particularly wicked problem the captain of the starship Discovery speaks these words: “Universal law is for lackeys; context is for…
David Napoli'We humans are capable of thinking that is more sophisticated than blind obedience to algorithms.' — Data visualization rules of thumb are really just guidelines, which when taught appropriate (the 'why'), should be modified when the situation calls for it.