In the 1980s, my dad brought home a Tandy 1000. I still remember him giving instructions to my mom and me about how to use DOS. I loved playing the games (Digger, Janitor Joe [Jump Joe], Flightmare, Hopper, and more), but the real fun began when my dad showed me I could look at, and […]Continue Reading... 12 Comments.
I love getting Christmas cards! But sending them can be a chore1. Fortunately, there is Tableau, a sophisticated-yet-intuitive-to-use rapid data discovery/analysis/visualization/story-telling platform which I will now use for mail merge2. That’s right, just get a list of contacts, a stack of envelopes and a printer, and fire up Tableau. Your days of laboriously hand-writing addresses […]Continue Reading... 8 Comments.