Week 10 – Top 500 YouTube Gaming Channels

Week 10 – Top 500 YouTube Gaming Channels

During week 10 we used SocialBlade’s statistics on the Top 500 YouTube Gaming Channels to improve on their simple table and create vizzes that would convey the information better than the original. There were a number of really good submissions this week and I...
Week 8 – The EU Potato Sector

Week 8 – The EU Potato Sector

For week 8 of Makeover Monday we looked at the EU potato sector, including harvested production, cultivated areas, yield and prices. Why did I pick data about potatoes? Because I love potatoes. I think they’re the best vegetable in the world and most people at...
Monday is coming – and with it some big data

Monday is coming – and with it some big data

The dataset for Makeover Monday Week 6 was the result of a small misunderstanding. Andy asked me for a dataset for his live #MakeoverMonday session which he is running on 6 February at Tableau HQ in London. He wanted to use Chicago Taxi data in EXASOL for his initial...
Week 2 – Have Apple Lost Their Edge With iPhone?

Week 2 – Have Apple Lost Their Edge With iPhone?

Week 2 was a makeover of a bar chart showing iPhone units sold since the first iPhone was released in 2007. This week we received over 150 submissions. In light of the criticism of the data for the week 1 challenge, I decided to state a few observations I made on the...