Every chef has a recipe book of ideas and inspirations. Here’s a growing list of great articles and readings which have helped to remind me of why I love what I do. Enjoy!
- The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail — but Some Don’t by Nate Silver – Preamble to how Silver correctly predicted 50/50 electoral results in the 2012 Presidential Election.
- Information Dashboard Design by Stephen Few – First chapter of the book that some would regard as the “Data Viz bible.”
- What Screens Want by Frank Chimero – On designing for the modern age of screens.
- How I Stay Productive and Get Massive Amounts of Shit Done by Jonathan Mead – Amazing article and site overall on following your passion. Highly Recommended.
- ggplot2: Elegant Graphics for Visual Analysis – My favorite module in R, and first visualization tool I ever used. It was love at first heat map.