Lazy weekend day
Lazy weekend day. Not a lot of computer time. I’ve been thinking about information products, and how it might be fun / challenging / educational to create an ebook or technical screencast site, and what the content plan for such a thing might look like.
The Important of Being Prolific: The value of working fast and shipping more, vs toiling slowly and perfecting a smaller body of work.
How to Get Guaranteed Results in Anything: Never ship. The results are guaranteed – nothing.
Exploring Everyday Things with R and Ruby. Explore a wide range of questions by learning how to assemble, process, simulate, and analyze the available data. Looks like a cool book.
Bloom Filters: A very cool interactive visualization and explanation of how bloom filters work.
Data Stories: A podcast on data visualization. Latest episode interviews Jeff Heer, creator of 4 data visualization toolkits, including D3.