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Getting Started with Power BI Part 2

In these blogs (part 1, part 2), I take a look at GeoPandas and go through a worked example to show off some the cool things it does.

Getting Started with Power BI Part 1

The aim of this blog is to get you started on creating your first BI dashboard using simple ABS data in Power BI.

Geocomputation with R

I wanted to write about how quick and easy it is to make a simple map in R. However, it dawned on me that the first time I tried to make a map in R it actually took a long time.

Esri Dashboards in Under 5 Minutes

As someone working in both the spatial analysis industry as well as software development, I am impressed when coming across tools that can be used for company to analyse performance.

Have We Seen The Death Of The Atlas?

For most of us, our first introduction to maps was by a teacher at primary school. As we progressed through the education system, atlases were introduced, exposing students to the art of cartography and the science of geography.

Visualising Data with Kepler

Kepler allows users to easily present their data in a few simple clicks and can produce more advanced looking representations for those willing to use other software.

7 of the Best Data Visualisation Platforms

When we use the term ‘data visualisation’ it conjures up an image of charts, maps and dashboards, but it’s far more complex than this.

ABS Data Visualised Using Maps

Creating a good map is essential when it comes to getting an important message across to an intended audience, but have you ever thought that the conclusions you draw from the information on the map could be unintentionally biased?

Marriage Equality Visualisation

Spatial Vision proudly publicly declared their support for marriage equality in Australia. Spatial Vision is as an organisation that values diversity, human rights and a fair and respectful environment for all.

Crash Statistics Visualisation

Over the last 20+ years much has been done to reduce deaths on Victorian roads. From 1996 to 2016 number of deaths dropped from 418 to 291.