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Quantum Computing for Data Science

What is quantum computing? To better understand quantum computers, we must first know the basics of classical computing. First off, a classical computer is essentially the one you are using to read this post! They use voltage states across transistors to make their computations. Th...

Facebook Information Diffusion and Protest Mobilization: State-Level Analyses of the 2018 March for Our Lives Demonstrations

ASU Library Tool Helps COVID-19 Researchers Sift, Analyze New Research Results

4-Step Reddit vs. NY Stock Exchange Sentiment Analysis

In light of recent headlines surrounding Reddit and the New York stock exchange, we at the Unit for Data Science and Analytics at ASU Library decided to do some analysis on the subject. For those unfamiliar, on January 22, 2021, a group of Reddit users organized themselves on the r/...

What COVID-19 Dashboards Aren’t Telling Us

What COVID-19 Dashboards Aren’t Telling Us These graphics and interactives are supposed to help us get a better understanding of the state of the pandemic. But too often, they offer incomplete pictures. By MICHAEL SIMEONE, GRACIE VALDEZ, and SHAWN WALKER FEB 08, 20211:36 PM ...

Visualizing a pandemic

Thinking through practices pertaining to gathering and visualizing the data of the COVID-19 pandemic The Challenges of Visualizing a Pandemic by Michael Simeone Data Visualization and Resilience by Michael Simeone Interdisciplinary Approach to Improve Representation of ...

Podcast helps make sense of nonsensical time

October 6, 2020 ASU Library data and analytics unit produces 'Misinfo Weekly' featuring professors Michael Simeone and Shawn Walker 2020 has been a year of extraordinary headlines. From a deadly pandemic to devastating wildfires to murder hornets, we’ve gotten used to doing double...

Get certified in data science

Gain knowledge and learn how to solve problems with data. Now available through the ASU Library’s Unit for Data Science and Analytics, a free, new digital learning experience offers credentialing to students, faculty and staff of all levels and disciplines in need of an introductor...

Get certified in data science

Gain knowledge and learn how to solve problems with data. Now available through the ASU Library’s Unit for Data Science and Analytics, a free, new digital learning experience offers credentialing to students, faculty and staff of all levels and disciplines in need of an introductor...