Data Underload1 posts
If parenthood has taught me anything, it’s that when your kid’s toy needs a battery, you will not have the right size. This is a simple fact of life. In the most recent challenge to this pillar of truth, a Gekko toy (from the show PJ Masks, obviously) needed a button cell battery. I dug into my battery drawer — a reflection of toys past — naively thinking that I...
It's in the details of 100,000 moments. I analyzed the crowd-sourced corpus to see what brought the most smiles. Read More
Facebook took the biggest hit in the past three years. Snapchat and Instagram got more likes. Read More
Wow your friends during the game with random win percentages, based on various player stats. Read More
For a second, let's imagine that everyone with a immigrants in their family tree left the country. Read More
We almost always look at data through a screen. It's quick and good for exploration. So is there value in making data physical? I played around with a 3-D printer to find out. Read More
As we get older, job options shift — along with experience, education, and wear on our bodies. Read More