Category Archives: Data Analysis and Visualization

LOHAS, or Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability

One day, we are going to run out of non-renewable natural resources that we’ve been taking for granted for many centuries.  And this day might be closer than most of us think. Let me first start with this iconography, which … Continue reading

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Where Energy Will Come From in the Future

The chart below offers an excellent summary of the changes in energy supply by tracking investments in different sectors: Notice that oil, gas, and coal investments are now declining, while the renewable energy investments are increasing.  This decline in oil … Continue reading

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2.5 Minutes Till The End of The World

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has  posted the following on their website: “For the last two years, the minute hand of the Doomsday Clock stayed set at three minutes before the hour, the closest it had been to midnight … Continue reading

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Top 20 Countries in PPP GDP

According to Wikipedia: Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) is measured by finding the values (in USD) of a basket of consumer goods that are present in each country (such as orange juice, pencils, etc.). If that basket costs $100 in the US and $200 … Continue reading

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My Next Public Appearance

Not being Elon Musk or Ray Kurzweil, I still have the chance to give public talks from time to time.  I recently came back from my vacation in Japan where I managed to, in addition to relaxing, give three talks … Continue reading

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Alchemy IoT’s Cognitive Analytics: Learning Algorithm Update

This is quick update on the earlier post (link) that explained our experiment on testing our learning algorithm that runs on light and temperature signals that are fed from the Arduino device placed in the Alchemy IoT software developers’ room.  It has … Continue reading

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Defining “Cognitive Analytics”

I wrote a couple of posts on this subject recently (link, link) and wanted to elaborate a bit more – this is an exciting subject to think about and work on. Let me start with my own definition of Cognitive … Continue reading

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