My to-do list to be put in practice in the New Year

Instead of moping over the past, let’s enjoy the last Friday of the year to build the traditional to-do list for 2017 Our last philosophic post of 2016 is about “if I had to start all over again…”. (The others from this series are My 7 biggest challenges in the Data...

This is not another article about success

Because success is overrated, I decided to be more realistic and share 9 tips to survive the Data School experience Andy Kriebel gave us a list of philosophical subjects to write about this week. My first one, published yesterday, was a compilation of my thoughts...

My 7 biggest challenges in the Data School

The most challenging things for a Brazilian journalist lost in the Data School Four days to the next year and here I am in front of a computer thinking about the things I have found most challenging in the Data School. As it is the perfect period of the year to create...

Alteryx tips: Scraping data from Wikipedia using Wikidata

Wikipedia is full of interesting and structured data, so why not get it to use in a visualisation? In this blog post I go through my first experience scraping Wikipedia This week we have played around ways to use APIs in Alteryx. If you have never heard about APIs or...

Web editing: Tableau Server vs Tableau Desktop

If you are a user of Tableau Server you possibly noticed that it is possible to either create or edit views and dashboards online. However the functionalities in the server are not exactly the same than in Tableau Desktop. Discover few differences Since the launch of...