The Social Media Venn Diagram

The Social Media Venn Diagram


It’s been a couple of years since this social media venn diagram first surfaced on the Internet — but for the most part it remains true as ever.

Which social network, do you think, would take the place of MySpace these days? Why? How do you use social media?

Uncovering Hidden Data: 5 Ways to Take Data Mining to the Next Level

Somewhere between readily available datasets and complex encrypted code lies a wealth of information that’s not immediately evident. Let’s call it “hidden data.” This information isn’t necessarily hidden on purpose or even hard to find, but it can be extremely valuable. With a little bit of searching, you can find illuminating comments, exact search... keep reading

Dear NASA: No More Rainbow Color Scales, Please

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