After open data, we need open data analysis: a first look at OpenCPU

Posted on Sat 16 June 2012 • Tagged with programming, open-data, R

OpenCPU offers a truly open platform for collaborative data analysis, and could give R online a big push. Follow along with a basic MDS-analysis demonstrating the OpenCPU REST API.

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Publicatietrends in de Belgische UniCat catalogus

Posted on Fri 09 September 2011 • Tagged with visualisation, sociology, publishing, open-data

Duik in de digitale Belgische academische catalogus: wat was het eerste handboek Sociologie? Publiceer je best over migranten of over terrorisme?

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Mediaconcentratie in Vlaanderen: waar zitten SBS en De Vijver?

Posted on Sun 23 January 2011 • Tagged with network, visualisation

Visualisatie van de benepen eigendomskaart van het Vlaams medialandschap

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Visualisation of BEL20 interlocking directorates

Posted on Thu 30 December 2010 • Tagged with network, visualisation, directorates, elite, open-data

A glimps at the Belgian corporate power structure, courtesy of Freebase open data.

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From pdf to wordcloud using the Python NLTK

Posted on Sun 15 August 2010 • Tagged with programming, python

A small Python snippet to turn a PDF into a colorfull wordcloud.

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