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Storytelling Viz Contest

Look how happy Storypoints make Tara!
It's your last chance! It's time for our third of three contests that feed into the Iron Viz at the Tableau Conference in Seattle in September.
For the uninitiated, Iron Viz is the ultimate battle of Tableau skills. Three challengers are selected based on contests held through ...

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Mac and More: Tableau Public 8.2 Launches

Today we're pleased to announce that the newest version of Tableau Public, version 8.2, is available on Windows and Mac! Tableau Public is the free version of our revolutionary software that we make available to anyone wanting to tell engaging stories with public data on ...

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World Cup 2014 Round-Up

Today is the start of #WorldCup2014! With the abundance of data about the World Cup, many amazing vizzes have been popping up on a wide range of topics - historical, predictive and team level. In honor of these vizzes, we wanted to highlight a few created with data regarding the World Cup.
1. Post Group Play
La Nacion ...

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What's the path to being a Tableau Zen Master?

This week we opened nominations for this year’s Tableau Zen Masters.
We get asked a lot what it takes to get selected. In response, we point people to the Tableau Zen Master page and use mysterious quotes such as “One can only achieve Zen Master status by not ...

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We are hiring!

BREAKING: The Tableau Public team is hiring five data analysts in London, Singapore, Tokyo, Frankfurt and Seattle!
Needed to support overall growth
The use of Tableau Public is growing as journalists, bloggers, researchers and students around the world share interactive data on the web. Since launch in 2010, Tableau ...

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Quantified Self Viz Contest Winner

First off, a huge thank you to everyone who participated in this month's Quantified Self Viz Contest! There were many, many fantastic entries. However, there can be only one winner. The person who will join John Mathis, the winner of the Elite 8 Sports Viz contest, in the ...

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Kate's Quantified Bike Commute

Hi there! My name’s Kate, and I started as a User Experience Designer at Tableau back in March of this year. I’ve been commuting by bike and bus since I moved to Seattle in 2009.
Beginning to work at a company whose mission is to help people see and understand their ...

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Visualizing Video Games: My Version of ‘Quantified Self’

I’ve never taken myself as a huge Quantified Self practitioner – I might just not want to face how little I run, or how poor my eating habits can be – but I love keeping notes and records on some of my hobbies.
(Warning – deep nerdiness ahead!)
I’ve ...

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Self-Quantifiers meetup at Tableau

Last Thursday, we had the extreme pleasure of hosting the Seattle Quantified Self Meetup group here at Tableau headquarters in Seattle. The group was full of people who make interesting visuals and conclusions using data that they collect on themselves. There were a number ...

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Should you give your kids access to Spotify?

I have kept a track of the music I listen to for the last few years, ever since my wife convinced me to put my CD collection in the loft. It felt like a big move, “But darling, my CD collections defines who I am,” I protested. “They’re only pieces of plastic, Andy, “ she ...

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