I stumbled upon this video via FlowingData. It’s soft on details and data, but highlights the power of text message analysis to create change for kids.
Fall is in the air. Undergraduates have returned to their roost. All this reminds me of the annual trials and tribulations of the scholarship cycles. One of the particularly memorable ones was the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship. I applied, but ended up on a different NSF grant for my work at NYU. […]
Stephen Wolfram posted recently on an update to Wolfram Alpha. You can now type in ‘facebook report’ at the Wolfram Alpha prompt. The new command displays a whole host of interesting data mining from the information you’ve placed on Facebook over the years. My favorite tidbit? The clustered network graph of my friends. Nothing shocking here, but […]