Thoughts on the Data Ecosystem

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Watching the Watchdogs: Open Data and the CFPB

January 14, 2016 by Tyler Patterson

One of the most important promises of open data from government agencies is the potential for greater transparency.

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Improving Data Access: Getting Past Step One

November 04, 2015 by Ken Kaczmarek

In my previous post, I explored commonalities found in any given “data project.” Here we’ll run the first of the five gauntlets: data access.

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Data Prep to Data Pipes: 5 Facets of a Data Project

October 27, 2015 by Ken Kaczmarek

At this point, we’ve all heard the news.

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This American Data Set, Act III: Weather and the NFL

September 15, 2015 by Paulo Nascimento

[Editors note: As a bunch of data geeks, we always enjoy getting our hands dirty exploring interesting data. This is the third of a three-part series on data sets with a story to tell; check out part one and part two. Also, you can find the source data here.]

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This American Data Set, Act II: Sugar, Vice & Nothing Nice

September 08, 2015 by June Wu

[Editors note: As a bunch of data geeks, we always enjoy getting our hands dirty exploring interesting data. This is the second of a three-part series on data sets with a story to tell; you can find part one here. Also, check out the source data here.]

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This American Data Set, Act I: Baseball Outliers

August 31, 2015 by Tyler Patterson

[Editors note: As a bunch of data geeks, we always enjoy getting our hands dirty exploring interesting data. This is the first of a three-part series on data sets with a story to tell. You can check out the source data for this here.]

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