Category Archives: Spatial Analysis

Starting the 2017 Hubway Data Challenge

Tweet Time for a New Project  A couple weeks ago, Hubway, Boston’s bike share service, announced their 2017 Data Challenge. For the challenge, Hubway is providing trip data for previous years, station data, as well access to real time data. Those … Continue reading

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The Best Way to Map a Run

Tweet From my runBENrun project I have generated a lot of data; over 1.2 million data points in 2.75 years.  It is easy enough to write SQL scripts to analyze the data and gain insight into the runs, however, trying … Continue reading

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runBenrun – These aren’t Heat Maps

Tweet I’ve gone back into my running data from 2014 and 2015 to build some density maps to compare to what I have run so far in 2016. Building a 10m grid for the region, I did some simple aggregations … Continue reading

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