Skrumz Blog

Seattle Weather 0

Seattle Weather Data 1998-2009

Does it really rain all the time? Winter must be very cold? What’s the Pineapple Express? These are all questions that are related to the weather in Seattle. Let’s look at that data in more detail. Data Source:Daily Weather Data from 1998-2009. Learn About Tableau

Jawbone UP24 Fitness Band 0

Jawbone UP24 1,000,000 Step Challenge

Fitness bands are hot right now! I decided I would see what all the hubbub was about and did a little research. I wanted something without a readout. I also wanted something that synched automatically via Bluetooth to my phone, and I also wanted something that would hold a charge for...

MLB Batting Title Winners 0

MLB Batting Title Winners Over Time

Every year, Major League Baseball crowns a batting champion in both the American and National Leagues. The batting champ’s average varies greatly from year to year. Some players have won multiple time, and many teams have had multiple winners throughout the years. Data Source:Baseball Almanac In both leagues, there was...

Car Production 1950-2013 1

Car Production By Country 1950-2013

Visualizations are particularly interesting when they can display changing data over time. In this ‘viz’, we can click through the years and see how car production by country has varied since 1950. Data Source:Wikipedia. I particularly like using the tree map visualization type for showing this data. The size of...