Elliot Inman

9月 112018
 

The data I was analyzing was about “trust.” Maybe that’s what got me thinking about Stephen Sondheim, the Broadway composer and lyricist of musicals like Sunday in the Park with George and Into the Woods and the lyricist for West Side Story. Trust is a heavy emotional topic.  Developmental psychologists [...]

Data visualization, the musical was published on SAS Voices by Elliot Inman

5月 162017
 

The forecast is frightening:  Robots will take over all manual labor and self-generating code will automatically spin out the algorithms once developed by statisticians and programmers.  Humans will become obsolete.  What will mere mortals do all day long? Ride captive as our self-driving cars take us on a sentimental journey [...]

Teaching the machine a lesson was published on SAS Voices by Elliot Inman

4月 072016
 

For thousands of years, the human experience has been recorded by storytellers. Stories tell the tale of our lives: beginning, middle and end. Stories document the triumphs and tragedies of heroes and villains and everything in between. Human beings are storytellers -- it's a trait as uniquely human as an […]

Data science: Storytelling in the 21st century was published on SAS Voices.

11月 142015
 

I brushed aside some sawdust on the workbench and set my laptop down. It wasn’t really mine. SAS Library Services had kindly lent me a new laptop for the “Making Sense of Sensor Data” workshop at UNC’s BEaM Makerspace. I had just set the laptop down…in sawdust. Like any normal […]

Sawdust and SAS Studio: Thoughts on a liberal arts education during an IoT workshop was published on SAS Voices.

9月 012015
 

Will the Internet of Things (IoT) create a web of connected devices that make our lives better or an infinite infestation of annoying devices invading our privacy for no good reason? I don't know. I do know that the answer is going to depend less on the technology and more […]

The Internet of Things at your local library was published on SAS Voices.

4月 272015
 

Reuse/Recycle? Borrow/Steal? Copy & Paste. A colleague and I were looking for a good example of how analysts used to use graphics to report data. We needed a good "before" screenshot for a “before & after” comparison for our SAS Global Forum 2015 paper (Drutar & Inman, SAS1888 - Visualizing […]

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4月 272015
 

Reuse/Recycle? Borrow/Steal? Copy & Paste. A colleague and I were looking for a good example of how analysts used to use graphics to report data. We needed a good "before" screenshot for a “before & after” comparison for our SAS Global Forum 2015 paper (Drutar & Inman, SAS1888 - Visualizing […]

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