Matthias Shapiro

UX developer & consultant, info vis author & trainer

  • I recently wrote a Medium article as an intro to understanding personal genetics data. The last few months I’ve indulged in a deep dive in my own genetic data, provided to me by 23AndMe. Starting from basically no knowledge …

  • If you’re familiar with the Game of Thrones HBO series, you may know it’s derived from the Song of Ice and Fire books by George RR Martin. There are many remarkable things about the Song of Ice and Fire books …

  • OK, Cory Doctorow, let’s see if this works. I’ve written a chapter on storytelling and information visualization for O’Reilly media to publish in the book Beautiful Visualization. And you can read it for free. I’m making my chapter of …

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The Business Case for Bots (Using Microsoft Bot Framework)

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I've spent the last month or so playing with the Microsoft Bot Framework & I'm excited and fascinated with the potential

learnyounode – HTTP Collect

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(This is part of a series on making the learnyounode tutorials accessible outside of the installer, which can be finicky on

learnyounode – HTTP Client

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(This is part of a series on making the learnyounode tutorials accessible outside of the installer, which can be finicky on

learnyounode – Make It Modular

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(This is part of a series on making the learnyounode tutorials accessible outside of the installer, which can be finicky on

learnyounode – Filtered LS

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(This is part of a series on making the learnyounode tutorials accessible outside of the installer, which can be finicky on

learnyounode – My First Async I/O!

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(This is part of a series on making the learnyounode tutorials accessible outside of the installer, which can be finicky on

learnyounode – My First I/O

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(This is part of a series on making the learnyounode tutorials accessible outside of the installer, which can be finicky on

learnyounode – Baby Steps

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(This is part of a series on making the learnyounode tutorials accessible outside of the installer, which can be

learnyounode Hello World (blog form)

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(This is part of a series on making the learnyounode tutorials accessible outside of the installer, which can be finicky on

Node.js learnyounode Tutorials (In Blog Form)

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I was trying to use NodeSchool's learnyounode tutorisl but I was having too much trouble getting it to run on my PC, so I