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Monthly Archives: October 2014

DataKind — an organization that provides (volunteer) data science services to non-profits around the world

DataKind — an organization that provides (volunteer) data science services to non-profits around the world

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My thanks go to this blog: http://blog.data-miners.com/2014/09/data-mining-versus-data-science.html

 

Visual Complexity

“VisualComplexity.com intends to be a unified resource space for anyone interested in the visualization of complex networks. The project’s main goal is to leverage a critical understanding of different visualization methods, across a series of disciplines, as diverse as Biology, Social Networks or the World Wide Web.”

http://www.visualcomplexity.com/vc/

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Gephi: “Like Photoshop™ for graphs”

Finally, there is an alternative to Cytoscape. The community calls it “Photoshop(tm) for graphs.” Over US $2,000,000 spent on development. It’s free, has lots of plugins and a growing community.

https://gephi.github.io/

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https://gephi.github.io/features/

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Sample use case

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https://consortium.gephi.org/

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