Yuli Wang Bio Hi, this is Yuli from China. First of all, thanks to Michael for letting me be on his blog. I was born and grew up in Shaoxin, Zhejiang, located in Eastern China. My major is Geographic Information Science in college and my first job is a GIS Data Engineer in the field […]

Lisa Rapp Bio Hi! I’m Lisa and I’m a Business Intelligence consultant from Frankfurt, Germany. I’ve only recently become a part of the awesome data viz community. Up until about a year ago, I was just finishing my PhD in Theoretical Physics. When I tell people I’m a physicist, they are often surprised to hear […]

Amanda Patist Bio I’m currently working as a Self-Service Analytics Coach at Cargill, a job that I love, because it centers around helping people learn best practices in data visualization as well as the wider data pipeline and building up the internal data community. In a previous life, I was doing post-doctoral research in stem […]

Adam Green Bio I’m a senior data & visualisation developer and team lead at Jisc, however I wasn’t always a dataviz nerd. I started life as a music nerd! I studied for a BA in Music and fell in love with the analysis of music, a catalyst being the serial music of Schoenberg. Transfixed by […]

Lukas Halim Bio I’m the head honcho at LearningTableau.com and I teach classes to prepare students for the Tableau Specialist and Tableau Certified Associate exams on Udemy. For my day job, I’m a data science advisor at Cigna, focusing on pharmacy data and opioid abuse. QUESTIONS Link: learningtableau.com Michael: Hello, Lukas. You are founder of […]

Planned Tableau 2020.3 Features Write to Database in Tableau Prep – Store your prepped data from Prep Builder in a central location that can be leveraged throughout your organization. Grant Role on Sign In – Automatically grant Tableau licenses to specific teams, departments, or your whole organization when they sign in! Tagging Updates – Make it even easier […]

Zunaira Rasheed Bio INTRODUCING ZUNAIRA RASHEED!  I was born and raised in Lahore, Pakistan. Almost everyone from Lahore is a self-proclaimed foodie because of the fantastic street food and regional traditional dishes. I am no exception. Weird food fact about me is that my spice tolerance level is very high (gladly take a spice challenge) […]

This was something that Nathan Yau previously posted on his well-known Flowingdata blog. Thought I would share. I hope you all are safe, healthy and doing well. Michael

Will Perkins Bio A native and proud Texan, Will and his family live in the Dallas metroplex. He’s happily married to his wife of almost 10 years and have an almost 2 year old boy full of energy. He’s a big FC Dallas fan and can’t wait for things to go back to normal so […]

Source: Katie Jones, The COVID-19 Impact on App Popularity, Visual Capitalist, May 4, 2020, https://www.visualcapitalist.com/covid-19-impact-on-app-popularity/. Per Katie Jones in Visual Capitalist, The COVID-19 Impact on App Popularity Pandemic-induced social isolation has altered the relationship consumers have with technology. With the physical world now slowly receding, consumers are suddenly more reliant on apps for communication, shopping, […]