API Evangelist Partners

These are my partners who invest in API Evangelist each month, helping underwrite my research, and making sure I'm able to keep monitoring the API space as I do.


3scale makes it easy to open, secure, distribute, control and monetize APIs, that is built with performance, customer control and excellent time-to-value in mind.


Runscope is a SaaS-based company that provides solutions for API performance testing, monitoring and debugging.


Tyk is an open source API Gateway that is fast, scalable and modern, and offers an API management platform with an API Gateway, API analytics, developer portal and API Management Dashboard.


Restlet is providing the fastest and easiest API-First Platform as a Service that developers and non-developers working on API projects can use.


DreamFactory Software develops and markets a technology that enables developers to connect modern mobile applications to enterprise back-end infrastructure in the cloud.

API Visualization News

These are the news items I've curated in my monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to the API definition conversation and I wanted to include in my research. I'm using all of these links to better understand how the space is testing their APIs, going beyond just monitoring and understand the details of each request and response.

Title Source Visit
✚ Election Visualization Circle of Life (2018-11-08) flowingdata.com
Python/Flask Data Visualization & Interactive Maps (2018-11-07) medium.com
This beautiful data visualization shows what Middle Eastern thinkers discovered long before the West (2018-10-07) www.theverge.com
Installing Kibana (2018-09-14) dzone.com
Visualization in the 1980s, just before the rise of computers (2018-09-07) flowingdata.com
Why DevOps Pipeline Diagram Generators Work for Visualization (2018-09-06) dzone.com
Arcentry API Makes Cloud Diagrams Programmable (2018-08-30) www.programmableweb.com
Visualizing Data in 3D (2018-08-29) www.datainnovation.org
Creating Visualizations in Grafana (2018-08-22) dzone.com
Visualizations using Play (2018-08-09) flowingdata.com
Why the city is hotter than the suburb (2018-08-03) flowingdata.com
Tableau 2018.2 is now available with new extensions API (2018-08-01) sdtimes.com
Visualize Your Constraints (2018-07-21) dzone.com
Visualizing the Digital Divide in Great Britain (2018-07-19) test-the-center-for-data-innovation.pantheonsite.io
Visualizing Big Data to Create Better Algorithms (2018-07-06) www.datainnovation.org
Using Fractal as Your OpenWhisk API's View Layer (2018-06-29) dzone.com
Renters and Owners — Visualizing every person in the US. (2018-06-26) medium.com
Visualizing the Patterns of Natural Disasters in the United States (2018-05-25) www.datainnovation.org
5 Tips for Building Better Data Visualizations (2018-05-22) blog.periscopedata.com
Periscope Data’s Visualization Flow Chart (2018-05-16) blog.periscopedata.com
Subway delays visually explained (2018-05-15) flowingdata.com
Visualize Microservices With the Microservices Dashboard App (2018-05-14) dzone.com
Data is, sometimes (2018-05-14) flowingdata.com
Neo4j announces new data visualization platform alongside Neo4j 3.4 (2018-05-02) sdtimes.com
New Repository of Government Data Visualizations and Maps (2018-04-30) thegovlab.org
Visualization for an audience (2018-04-30) flowingdata.com
Creating Data Visualizations Without Knowing How to Code (2018-04-18) www.datainnovation.org
Meet SemSpect: A Different Approach to Graph Visualization (2018-04-13) dzone.com
Visualizing Data and Driving Actions from REST APIs using Knowi (2018-04-11) medium.com
Understanding animated transitions in data visualization (2018-04-02) flowingdata.com
GitHub (2018-03-24) github.com
d3/CHANGES.md at master · d3/d3 · GitHub (2018-03-22) github.com
Gaining Control with the Web Animations API (2018-03-21) www.infoq.com
Diving Into Data Visualization (2018-03-18) dzone.com
One (2018-03-12) flowingdata.com
Interactive map of student debt by zip code (2018-03-12) boingboing.net
Emily Garfield's Watercolor Drawings Map Imaginary Places and Examine the Fractal Shapes of Cities (2018-03-11) www.citylab.com
Visualize Google Sheets Data in Tableau (2018-03-08) dzone.com
Visualizing Noise Levels in Berlin (2018-03-07) www.datainnovation.org
Visualizing Outliers (2018-03-07) flowingdata.com
Visualizing Microservices: The Microservice Design Canvas (2018-03-02) dzone.com
Visualizing Microservices: API Design and Strategy (2018-02-25) dzone.com
Pedaling pictures: The art and science of GPS doodling (2018-02-23) arstechnica.com
Visualizing the slave insurance industry (2018-02-22) techcrunch.com
Custom Vega Visualizations in Kibana 6.2 (2018-02-20) www.elastic.co
Introducing CloudMapper: An AWS Visualization Tool (2018-02-20) duo.com
Node.js RESTful API to Create Interactive Charts (2018-02-19) dzone.com
D3 Real Time Chart with Multiple Data Streams (2018-02-15) bl.ocks.org
Fantasy map generator (2018-02-15) flowingdata.com
How to connect D3.js to relational databases using API (2018-02-15) www.slashdb.com
How to connect D3.js to relational databases using API (2018-02-15) www.slashdb.com
How Different Income Groups Spend Money (2018-02-08) flowingdata.com
Mapping global accessibility to cities (2018-01-15) flowingdata.com
A Quick Overview of Data Visualization (2018-01-12) dzone.com
Scale comparison of wildfires (2018-01-12) flowingdata.com
Visualizing the Uneven Distribution of Gun Violence in the United States (2018-01-10) www.datainnovation.org
Making Visualforce work in Lightning (2018-01-04) developer.salesforce.com
10 Best Data Visualization Projects of 2017 (2017-12-29) www.promptcloud.com
Family displacements through urban renewal (2017-12-27) flowingdata.com
Ed Sheeran’s creative process explained with music visualization (2017-12-21) flowingdata.com
Data Visualizations With InfluxDB and Plotly.js (2017-12-20) dzone.com
Visualizing the American Community Survey (2017-12-13) www.datainnovation.org
Kibana 6.1.0 is released (2017-12-13) www.elastic.co
Data visualization for analysis and understanding complex problems (2017-12-12) flowingdata.com
Custom Region Maps in Kibana 6.0 (2017-12-12) www.elastic.co
Open (2017-12-11) dzone.com
ParallelDots Launches a New Visual API and an Excel Add (2017-12-08) www.pr.com
Developing new Kibana visualizations (2017-12-06) www.elastic.co
Exploring Tech Stocks: Data Application vs. Data Visualization (2017-12-05) dzone.com
Flawed hate crime data collection (2017-12-05) flowingdata.com
High (2017-12-04) flowingdata.com
Drawing with noise (2017-12-04) flowingdata.com
Tech generations, as seen through video source, music players, and internet access (2017-11-30) flowingdata.com
Visualizing Europe’s Air Quality (2017-11-29) www.datainnovation.org
Data Visualization — Experiment 2 (2017-11-27) medium.com
Chart search popularity (2017-11-27) flowingdata.com
Real (2017-11-23) dzone.com
Empower GraphQL Schemas with Visualization and Pretty Content (2017-11-23) nordicapis.com
Analyze Your Zombie Data With D3 and Node (2017-11-21) dzone.com
9 Best JavaScript Charting Libraries (2017-11-20) medium.com
How To Make A Chart Using AJAX & REST API’s (2017-11-20) medium.com
Spooky Insights from Horror Movie Data Visualization (2017-11-17) www.promptcloud.com
Kubernetes Monitoring: Service Dependencies with Maps and Traces (2017-11-08) medium.com
ProPublica Data Institute (2017-11-06) projects.propublica.org
Interesting Trends Shaping the Future of Data Visualization (2017-11-03) www.promptcloud.com
Visualization song release (2017-11-03) flowingdata.com
Visualizing the Rise and Fall of ISIS (2017-11-02) www.datainnovation.org
Animation of an elegant air traffic nightmare caused by a drone (2017-10-31) boingboing.net
Visual explainer for hierarchical modeling (2017-10-31) flowingdata.com
Charts show time between assaults and public allegations (2017-10-30) flowingdata.com
Analyzing Markets at Scale — A Crawling Blueprint (2017-10-29) medium.com
Sorting algorithms visualized with animated color palette (2017-10-26) flowingdata.com
Visualizing Gender Diversity at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2017-10-25) www.datainnovation.org
Adobe wants to let you draw data visualizations by letting you draw data visualizations (2017-10-19) techcrunch.com
Adobe tease data visualization storytelling with no coding required (2017-10-19) thenextweb.com
Mapping happiness (2017-10-19) flowingdata.com
Delight Don’t Distract: 3 Tips for Better Data Visualizations (2017-10-17) socrata.com
Computer (2017-10-17) boingboing.net
Map of Santa Rosa fires (2017-10-16) flowingdata.com
CHART: A history of recessions around the world (2017-10-11) www.businessinsider.com
Frequency trails chart explainer (2017-10-11) flowingdata.com
Kibana Dashboard Only Mode (2017-10-10) www.elastic.co
Visualizing nonlinear stories (2017-10-09) flowingdata.com
This map shows where gun dealers outnumber Starbucks locations across the US (2017-10-07) www.businessinsider.com
In 2017, No More than Five Days Without a Mass Shooting (2017-10-06) flowingdata.com
Algorithm designer among those honored with the Chemistry Nobel (2017-10-05) arstechnica.com
How fake data goes viral (2017-10-04) flowingdata.com
Nine rounds a second sonified (2017-10-02) flowingdata.com
Kentik APIs Enable Multi (2017-10-02) www.kentik.com
Visualizing Different Data Visualizations (2017-09-28) www.datainnovation.org
Dating app maps where people love and hate the 'take a knee' protests the most (2017-09-27) mashable.com
Data Visualization — Experiment 1 — (2017-09-26) medium.com
Netsil Visualizes the Performance of Microservices (2017-09-21) thenewstack.io
JavaScript Visualization Frameworks Review (2017-09-20) medium.com
The pain of designing and visualizing APIs and how to solve it (2017-09-19) medium.com
LEGO color scheme classifications (2017-09-19) flowingdata.com
Semiotic, a visualization framework (2017-09-15) flowingdata.com
Watch this beautiful visualization of the sounds of the Amazon rainforest (2017-09-14) boingboing.net
TensorBoard: Visualizing Learning   (2017-09-11) www.tensorflow.org
As Irma nears, GIS data shows Florida emptying itself of planes (2017-09-08) arstechnica.com
Thirty years of hurricanes (2017-09-07) flowingdata.com
Everyday thresholds visualized in dramatic fashion (2017-09-06) flowingdata.com
Server (2017-09-03) medium.com
Top 150 medium articles related with Big Data, Data Science and Data Visualization. (2017-09-01) medium.com
Using an audience’s own data to highlight both play and security (2017-08-31) flowingdata.com
Making Kibana Accessible (2017-08-30) www.elastic.co
Uber shows off its autonomous driving program’s snazzy visualization tools (2017-08-28) techcrunch.com
Let’s Build a Web App with Vue, Chart.js and an API (2017-08-24) dev.to
Learned Behaviour (2017-08-24) bryanmmathers.com
Most Hated Food (2017-08-23) medium.com
Data Viz Project (2017-08-18) datavizproject.com
Catalog of visualization types to find the one that fits your dataset (2017-08-18) flowingdata.com
Killings of blacks by whites ruled “justified” (2017-08-17) flowingdata.com
Visualizing Affordable Living in Germany (2017-08-16) www.datainnovation.org
Useless Data Comparisons (2017-08-15) flowingdata.com
How far you can drive out of the city in one hour (2017-08-14) flowingdata.com
Machine learning to find spy planes (2017-08-11) flowingdata.com
Using Machine Learning to Visualize Customer Preferences (2017-08-10) medium.com
Perception of neighborhoods through Airbnb ratings (2017-08-10) flowingdata.com
Visualizing Mini (2017-08-09) www.datainnovation.org
​Building a Better Search Experience in Kibana (2017-08-09) www.elastic.co
What Happens in Between Data Extraction and Visualization (2017-08-07) www.promptcloud.com
Tips & Tricks: Adding Your GPS Location to Spotfire Map Visualizations (2017-08-07) www.tibco.com
Interactive shows map projections with a face (2017-08-06) flowingdata.com
Geographer makes maps that reveal river networks as veins (2017-08-04) boingboing.net
Working on Tips, by State (2017-08-03) flowingdata.com
Flow of goods between states (2017-08-02) flowingdata.com
FHWA RDE Data Visualization Examples (2017-08-02) www.its-rde.net
Visualizing the Flow of Goods Across America (2017-08-02) www.datainnovation.org
Satellite view of the upcoming eclipse’s path (2017-07-31) flowingdata.com
How many people might lose health insurance (2017-07-27) flowingdata.com
How I built a wind map with WebGL – Points of interest (2017-07-27) blog.mapbox.com
Explaining the evolution of trust with game theory (2017-07-27) flowingdata.com
Ten (2017-07-26) flowingdata.com
Divorce and Occupation (2017-07-25) flowingdata.com
Data Visualization of Pittsburgh’s Municipal Building Energy Usage (2017-07-19) www.infocaptor.com
Visualizing the Next 100 Years of Solar Eclipses (2017-07-19) www.datainnovation.org
Visualizing the Next 100 Years of Solar Eclipses (2017-07-19) dev-center-for-data-innovation.pantheonsite.io
Reconstructing faces from brain waves (2017-07-18) flowingdata.com
11+ Killer Open Data Sources and Free Visualization Tools (2017-07-18) nordicapis.com
This visualization shows Airbnb spreading like a virus in Amsterdam (2017-07-17) thenextweb.com
Markvis (2017-07-14) markvis.js.org
New feature roundup: Visualization and collaboration (2017-07-14) www.datadoghq.com
Visualizing transit vehicle locations on a map in real (2017-07-09) medium.com
Kibana 5.5.0 released (2017-07-06) www.elastic.co
Visualizations That Really Work (2017-06-30) hbr.org
Qlik Sense API Insights (2017-06-29) medium.com
Misleading Medicaid funding with the baseline (2017-06-29) flowingdata.com
This mesmerizing map shows the world's cars, buses, and subways moving in real (2017-06-28) www.businessinsider.com
Keeping up with Kibana: This week in Kibana for June 26, 2017 (2017-06-27) www.elastic.co
Kibana's New Time Series Visual Builder (2017-06-26) www.elastic.co
Email Deletion Flowchart (2017-06-22) flowingdata.com
A thousand ways to draw a thing (2017-06-21) flowingdata.com
Circle drawing as an indicator for culture (2017-06-19) flowingdata.com
Normal coffee (2017-06-16) flowingdata.com
Mappings for Choose Your Own Adventure books (2017-06-15) flowingdata.com
Moving ice (2017-06-14) flowingdata.com
Gun emoji usage analysis (2017-06-13) flowingdata.com
Keeping up with Kibana: This week in Kibana for June 12, 2017 (2017-06-13) www.elastic.co
Google Sheets now uses machine learning to help you visualize your data (2017-06-01) techcrunch.com
Google Sheets is making it easier to create charts through natural language commands (2017-06-01) www.theverge.com
Periscope Data (2017-05-31) webflow-blog.periscopedata.com
Comparing Google Maps and Apple Maps Over a Year (2017-05-30) flowingdata.com
Make your own data gifs with our new tool (2017-05-26) www.blog.google
Periscope Data (2017-05-24) webflow-blog.periscopedata.com
Past and future of data analysis (2017-05-24) flowingdata.com
Introducing Health Map: Innovative Visualization Integrates Our Application and Infrastructure Monitoring Data (2017-05-24) blog.newrelic.com
Medieval fantasy city generator (2017-05-23) flowingdata.com
Deep Algo offers simple code visualization for people who don’t know how to code (2017-05-19) techcrunch.com
A month of breaking news alerts, visualized (2017-05-18) www.washingtonpost.com
The war over artificial intelligence will be won with visual data (2017-05-17) techcrunch.com
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to d3.js (2017-05-15) flowingdata.com
Gerrymandering game shows you how it works (2017-05-12) flowingdata.com
X (2017-05-08) flowingdata.com
Real-Time Data Visualization Taking Hold in the Enterprise (2017-03-16) gigaom.com
Data visualization helps us untangle the complexity of cities (2017-02-28) 360.here.com
Reflect drops public beta to power developer-first data visualization (2017-02-28) techcrunch.com
Cyber Visualization Developer - Lexington, MA, 00745, USA #jobs... (2017-02-10) jobs.climber.com
One square mile in different cities (2017-02-10) flowingdata.com
25 Visualizations Spin the Same Data Into 25 Different Tales (2017-02-09) www.wired.com
Using Data Visualization to Understand Wealth Divides in America’s Largest Cities (2017-02-07) datasmart.ash.harvard.edu
Harnessing Visual Data Using Google Cloud (2017-02-06) gigaom.com
Visualising complex APIs using API Map (2017-02-04) hackernoon.com
World Migration Map - Data Visualization by Metrocosm (2017-02-04) metrocosm.com
Kickstart your data analysis career by mastering this premier visualization software (88% off) (2017-01-31) thenextweb.com
Deep Dive into Data Visualization Techniques (2017-01-30) www.blogcatalog.com
Visualization of a Phased Array Antenna System (2017-01-05) hackaday.com
Buyers Beware: Data Visualization Is Not Data Analytics (2016-12-15) dzone.com
Data Sketches, a monthly visualization matchup (2016-11-11) flowingdata.com
A Visualization of the Human Population Through Time #makereducation (2016-11-08) blog.adafruit.com
Visualizing the Evolution (2016-11-03) blog.opendns.com
IBM engineer says AR will trump VR for data visualization (2016-11-02) www.pcworld.com
Event Calendar Custom Visualization (2016-11-01) blogs.splunk.com
How the Cretaceous coastline of North America affects US presidential elections (2016-10-22) kottke.org
OpenIDM Widgets Using the ELK Stack (2016-10-18) forgerock.org
Habitat III: Data visualisation for a more sustainable future (2016-10-14) 360.here.com
SkyGiraffes Tableau connector aims to ease business data visualization (2016-10-11) www.pcworld.com
100 years of hurricanes in Florida, visualized - Washington Post (2016-10-10) www.washingtonpost.com
Learning R Versus d3.js for Visualization (2016-10-07) flowingdata.com
Five years of American drought, visualized (2016-10-07) boingboing.net
Classical music visualized (2016-10-05) flowingdata.com
The Entire History of Kickstarter Projects, Broken Down by City (2016-10-04) polygraph.cool
Tableau API Suite Enables In-App Data Analytics, Visualizations, and Experiences (2016-09-30) www.programmableweb.com
Tableau 10 Gets New APIs (2016-09-30) www.outlookseries.com
Cooperative, Dynamic Twitter Parsing and Visualization for Dark Network Analysis (2016-09-29) my.nps.edu
Starting a project with a data visualization partner (2016-09-21) medium.com
ManoMarks/docker-swarm-visualizer: A visualizer for Docker Swarm using the Docker Remote API, Node.JS, and D3 (2016-09-02) github.com
GraphQL Concepts Visualized ? Building Apollo (2016-09-01) medium.com
Visualizing Your Data With MongoDB Compass (2016-08-26) dzone.com
Sponsor: Introduction to Data Science and Data Visualization with D3.js ? (2016-08-04) www.thisismetis.com
Vizceral Open Source (2016-08-03) techblog.netflix.com
An interactive look at handwriting recognition from 1960s (2016-08-02) flowingdata.com
Here Are 7 Terrifying Charts That Show Exactly What We?re Doing to the Planet (2016-08-02) www.motherjones.com
Grid map shows shifting states (2016-07-26) flowingdata.com
Tree Chart Maker (Ratings and Charts) (2016-07-18) codecanyon.net
How Much Alcohol Americans Drink (2016-07-11) flowingdata.com
History lesson on data visualization (2016-07-08) flowingdata.com
Moving drought boundaries (2016-07-07) flowingdata.com
Charted history of music, from its origins to present (2016-07-06) flowingdata.com
Election forecast tracker (2016-07-01) flowingdata.com
Ubeen ? Data visualisation tool for your Uber ride history (2016-06-22) ubeen.io
WhataGraph ? Changing the way analytics are visualized ?? (2016-06-15) whatagraph.com
A Crash Course for Visualizing Time Series Data in R (2016-06-08) flowingdata.com
Visualize and Search Your Auth0 Logs Using Sumo Logic (2016-06-07) dzone.com
Best practices for Tableau Server on Google Compute Engine (2016-06-06) cloudplatform.googleblog.com
17 Data Visualization Tools Resources You Should Bookmark (2016-06-06) blog.hubspot.com
Visualizing Algorithms Before Implementation (2016-06-05) dzone.com
Algorithm Visualizer ? Write down your algorithm to be visualized (2016-05-23) jasonpark.me
Tools for Data Visualization part 3: Enhancing Data (2016-05-13) blog.silk.co
Barchart Announces Real-time, Event-based Financial API (2016-05-12) www.programmableweb.com
Atlas ? Eye-opening charts and data, powered by Quartz ?? (2016-05-12) www.theatlas.com
Zoomdata Taps into Microservices for Data Visualization (2016-05-11) www.itbusinessedge.com
Humanizing Security Data Visualization (2016-05-10) blogs.splunk.com
Human perception for visualization (2016-05-09) flowingdata.com
Creating Real-Time WebGL Visualizations (2016-05-03) www.pubnub.com
How to Optimize and Visualize Your Security Groups (2016-05-02) blogs.aws.amazon.com
School district spending, against national average (2016-05-02) flowingdata.com
How to Create a Venn Diagram in Gliffy (2016-04-28) www.gliffy.com
Tools for Data Visualization Part 2: Cleaning Data (2016-04-28) blog.silk.co
Chart.js 2.0 ? Simple, clean engaging charts for designers developers. (2016-04-26) www.chartjs.org
Above All Else Show the Data (2016-04-25) blog.plot.ly
Here?s how a neural network works (2016-04-25) flowingdata.com
Interconnectedness of the galaxies (2016-04-19) flowingdata.com
Chart: Countries Where over 80% of Electricity is Renewable (2016-04-18) blogs.worldbank.org
The Data Visualisation Catalogue (2016-04-16) www.datavizcatalogue.com
Working with D3 - Having an AJAX Loader Image (2016-04-12) www.codeproject.com
Leftronic#039;s Fetch Tool Retrieves and Visualizes Data from Any HTTP API (2016-04-11) www.programmableweb.com
SQL Joins Visualizer (2016-04-09) sql-joins.leopard.in.ua
US surveillance flight paths for the FBI and Homeland Security (2016-04-08) flowingdata.com
Google Drive Integration is Here! (2016-04-07) www.gliffy.com
Treating visualization as a process (2016-04-07) flowingdata.com
Data USA sets a new bar for informing the public through data visualizations (2016-04-06) sunlightfoundation.com
Splunk updates enterprise, cloud products with enhanced visualization tools (2016-04-05) www.zdnet.com
MIT?s new visualization tool is a goldmine for data nerds (2016-04-04) thenextweb.com
Build a Demographic Data Visualization Tool Based On d3.js (2016-04-03) www.codeproject.com
4 MINUTE READ How Designers Turn Data Into Beautiful Infographics (2016-03-24) www.fastcodesign.com
Visualization Books in the Queue (2016-03-24) flowingdata.com
ZoomTimeline - Visual Composer Timeline Pack (Add-ons) (2016-03-24) codecanyon.net
Beam ? Tell your stories with beautiful charts (2016-03-24) beam.venngage.com
Animating With React, Redux, and d3 (2016-03-21) dzone.com
Data science for your accounting data with visualizations (2016-03-16) www.searchblox.com
Building Audiosear.ch Charts (2016-03-09) popuparchive.tumblr.com
What I Use to Visualize Data (2016-03-08) flowingdata.com
Using SQL with HDFS log data for visualization with Kibana (2016-03-03) www.searchblox.com
MongoDB Collection simplifies your search and visualization (2016-03-01) www.searchblox.com
(2016-03-01) www.codeproject.com
Plotting Reddit Post Frequencies with D3 (2016-02-26) dzone.com
Heat mapping ? A guide to creating your own visual data visualisation (2016-02-26) blog.justgiving.com
Dynamic Graphs with D3.js (2016-02-25) blog.pusher.com
Dynamic Graphs with D3.js (2016-02-25) blog.pusher.com
(2016-02-22) free.law
Top 10 Data Visualization Projects on Github (2016-02-22) www.kdnuggets.com
GitHub - commodityvectors/d3-timeline (2016-02-20) github.com
Silk + Google Sheet Sync: Automatically Updated Data Visualizations Every Hour (2016-02-18) blog.silk.co
Presentation: Logging Makes Perfect - Real-world Monitoring and Visualizations (2016-02-17) www.infoq.com
Turn Data Into Visuals: 28 Apps that Generate Reports and Charts (2016-02-16) zapier.com
How to Visualize Real-Time Data (2016-02-15) dzone.com
How to Create a Gantt Chart in Excel (2016-02-12) www.smartsheet.com
Gravitational wave plots on Plotly:... (2016-02-11) blog.plot.ly
Members Only: How to Make an Interactive Stacked Area Chart (2016-02-10) flowingdata.com
Suite of data tools for beginners, focused on fun (2016-02-10) flowingdata.com
Tableau sees some softness in spending amid strong Q4 (2016-02-04) www.zdnet.com
Role of empathy in visualization (2016-02-03) flowingdata.com
Creating Interactive Charts Using jQuery (2016-01-31) dzone.com
Visualizing Search Keyword Overlap (2016-01-31) dzone.com
Classic videogame worlds reimagined as subway maps (2016-01-29) killscreen.com
New mPulse features: More beacon visibility, awesome data visualizations, and integration with Slack and PagerDuty (2016-01-27) www.soasta.com
Discover Data: 6 Great Graphs on Campaign Financing (2016-01-24) blog.plot.ly
This Map Shows Which States Make It Easiest and Hardest to Obtain a College Degree (2016-01-22) www.motherjones.com
Popily launches a data visualization tool that?s as easy to use as three clicks (2016-01-19) venturebeat.com
Data visualisation or Data narration? Data in Radio Stories (2016-01-17) schoolofdata.org
15 years of Wikipedia in data visualization (2016-01-15) blog.wikimedia.org
Antibiotic history and the winning bacteria (2016-01-11) flowingdata.com
10 Best Data Visualization Projects of 2015 (2015-12-22) flowingdata.com
A Day in the Life of Americans (2015-12-15) flowingdata.com
Data visualization design and the art of depicting reality (2015-12-10) www.moma.org
Mass shootings count ? Depends on your definition (2015-12-07) flowingdata.com
What makes a data visualization memorable? (2015-11-05) blogs.worldbank.org
Quickly Visualize Enterprise Data with the New Chart Plugin | Appery.io (2015-10-23) blog.appery.io
jQuery Wrapper for ZingChart charting library API - ZingChart Blog (2015-10-22) www.zingchart.com
How SearchBlox Enables Different Data Sources to be Indexed in Elasticsearch and Visualized for Analysis With Kibana (2015-10-20) www.searchblox.com
Video: CloverETL and the Tableau Web Data Connector (2015-10-20) www.cloveretl.com
Visual Information Theory -- colahs blog (2015-10-15) colah.github.io
Expert Visualizations: 5 Top Ideas (2015-09-25) www.socrata.com
Top 5 Public Data Visualizations (2015-09-02) www.socrata.com
Live cyber attack map | FlowingData (2015-08-27) flowingdata.com
Bringing Spaces to Heroku ? Librato Blog (2015-08-27) blog.librato.com
PASTEUR4OA Data Visualisations (2015-08-26) access.okfn.org
A chart made from the leaked Ashley Madison data reveals which states in the US like to cheat the most (2015-08-20) www.businessinsider.com
Nuclear detonations from 1945 to present (2015-08-19) flowingdata.com
Analyzing Data: Eleven Graphs You Should See About The Death Penalty (2015-08-19) blog.plot.ly
A chart made from Ashley Madison data reveals 25 cities where the most people want to cheat (2015-08-19) www.businessinsider.com
Fitbit during sex (2015-08-13) flowingdata.com
Must Atlas All the Things (2015-08-12) flowingdata.com
Real Chart Rules to Follow (2015-08-11) flowingdata.com
Map of just the time zones (2015-07-10) flowingdata.com
Tableau Tip: How to Create DNA Charts (2015-07-09) vizwiz.blogspot.com
Visualizing Medicare Physician Co-Occurrence Payment Data Geographically - Part 1 (2015-07-09) blog.pokitdok.com
The Future of Data Visualization (2015-07-09) datahero.com
How to Prepare an Excel Spreadsheet for Data Visualizations and Visual Analysis (2015-07-08) blog.silk.co
Visualize Sensor Data from IoT Devices in Bluemix (2015-07-07) heidloff.net
Visualising your Google Analytics data in Dataseed (2015-07-07) blog.getdataseed.com
Create a quiz application with Google Sheets, APISpark, Streamdata.io and D3.JS (2015-07-07) restlet.com
NaviCell Web Service for network-based data visualization (pdf) (2015-07-02) paperity.org
Comparison of shifted public opinion (2015-07-01) flowingdata.com
Animated map shows Trans-Atlantic slave trade (2015-06-30) flowingdata.com
A surveillance system that watches over an entire city (2015-06-29) flowingdata.com
Flot chart using AngularJS, Web API and Json (2015-06-26) www.codeproject.com
Drought report cards for California water districts (2015-06-26) flowingdata.com
Same-sex marriage legalized in all states (2015-06-26) flowingdata.com
Dome9 Debuts Security Visualization for AWS CloudFormation Templates (2015-06-25) www.dome9.com
Presentation: Visual Storytelling With D3: A Conceptual Introduction to Visualizing Data with JavaScript (2015-06-25) www.infoq.com
Visualizations of Continuous Delivery (2015-06-24) blog.loadimpact.com
Data Visualizations: Could They Save Bristol Bay? (2015-06-23) www.socrata.com
Real-Time Gauge with ChartJS and Spike-Engine (2015-06-23) www.codeproject.com
Excel heat map hack (2015-06-22) flowingdata.com
OpenGov Voices: Visualizing campaign finance data like never before (2015-06-21) sunlightfoundation.com
Data Visualization with D3 and AngularJS (2015-06-19) www.packtpub.com
Reviving the Statistical Atlas of the United States with New Data (2015-06-16) flowingdata.com
Google Sheets updated with data analysis, visualization tools (2015-06-15) www.zdnet.com
Eurovision Voting Patterns: Visualize 40 Years of Data (2015-06-15) blog.silk.co
EIA`s new energy visualization widget embeds interactive charts and maps... (2015-06-14) www.environmental-expert.com
On visualizing data well (2015-06-12) flowingdata.com
20 best JavaScript chart libraries (2015-06-12) thenextweb.com
Oldest person in the world keeps dying (2015-06-11) flowingdata.com
How I Visualize My Time Spent Programming (2015-06-10) keenio.tumblr.com
Visualizing Your MailChimp Data With Microsoft?s Power BI (2015-06-10) blog.mailchimp.com
Length of the average master?s thesis (2015-06-09) flowingdata.com
Reddit button ends, and here?s the click data (2015-06-09) flowingdata.com
See Your Data (2015-06-09) www.yetanalytics.com
A color analysis of Western films (2015-06-08) flowingdata.com
Visualizing BLS Data to Improve Understanding (2015-06-05) www.digitalgov.gov
Chess piece moving patterns (2015-06-01) flowingdata.com
Twilio Monitoring Within Microsoft Power BI: Analyze and Visualize Data (2015-05-29) www.twilio.com
Size of Minecraft (2015-05-28) flowingdata.com
Compare your curve to reality for income versus college attendance (2015-05-28) flowingdata.com
Picking The Right Visualization For Your Data (2015-05-27) blog.silk.co
This Map Shows the Price Of Weed In Every State (2015-05-27) www.motherjones.com
Every NBA team rated over several decades (2015-05-25) flowingdata.com
9 popular ways to perform Data Visualization in Python (2015-05-22) www.analyticsvidhya.com
API Readiness: Visualization and Virtualization (Glue 2015) (2015-05-22) www.slideshare.net
Visualisations of OA Policies that offer APC grants (2015-05-21) access.okfn.org
Visualize Your Data in Customizable Dashboards with Tableau and Excel (2015-05-20) www.smartsheet.com
Data Visualization Course with D3.js (2015-05-18) www.thisismetis.com
Chicagos mobility data visualization (2015-05-16) www.behance.net
New Charts and Visualization Types: Horizontal Bar, Area and Mosaics (2015-05-15) blog.silk.co
A year of earthquakes (2015-05-14) flowingdata.com
The big companies behind organic food brands (2015-05-12) flowingdata.com
Simplify Visualization Updates with Data Lens: Gainesville, Florida (2015-05-11) www.socrata.com
Visualization is growing up (2015-05-08) flowingdata.com
How To Analyze Data: Eight Useful Ways You Can Make Graphs (2015-05-07) blog.plot.ly
A Course for Visualization in R, Taking You From Beginner to Advanced (2015-05-06) flowingdata.com
Prototyping a card game about datavisualisation ? Part 1 (2015-05-04) schoolofdata.org
The Intersection of Art and Technology (2015-04-27) 18f.gsa.gov
Emptied reservoirs in California (2015-04-24) flowingdata.com
Why exploring big data is hard (2015-04-24) flowingdata.com
A Look at the Empire State Digital Network (2015-04-22) dp.la
Introducing Data Lens for the Open Data Portal (2015-04-22) digital.cityofchicago.org
API Craft Boston: Visualizing your APIs with Guest Speakers from Lucybot (2015-04-21) www.youtube.com
DataHero Announces Dual Axis Charts (2015-04-21) datahero.com
Announcing the public beta of Mohiomap for Box (2015-04-21) www.moh.io
Libraries announces winners for CODE+ART Student visualization contest (2015-04-21) news.lib.ncsu.edu
The 14 best data visualization tools (2015-04-21) thenextweb.com
Are you using the new hot tool, data visualization? (2015-04-15) www.desk.com
Mixing Numbers and Symbols in Time Series Charts (2015-04-08) blog.ouseful.info
Gallons of water to produce foods (2015-04-07) flowingdata.com
State Income Tax Brackets (2015-04-06) flowingdata.com
Gestalt principles for visualization (2015-04-03) flowingdata.com
Growth of urban Wal-Mart (2015-04-02) flowingdata.com
Data Visualization Throughout History (2015-04-02) datahero.com
Data Mining The City (2015-04-02) tzuyi.wordpress.com
A path for redesign as critique in visualization (2015-03-31) flowingdata.com
The 2015 Season Preview in Data Visualization (2015-03-30) www.hardballtimes.com
Data Visualization cheatsheet, plus Spanish translations (2015-03-30) blog.rstudio.org
Telling Your Data Story (2015-03-30) radar.oreilly.com
Minimal landscape maps (2015-03-30) flowingdata.com
Sharing the Silk Data Handbook (2015-03-26) blog.silk.co
The Architecture of a Data Visualization (2015-03-23) medium.com
Data APIs, design, and visual storytelling - OReilly Radar (2015-03-23) radar.oreilly.com
Data APIs, design, and visual storytelling (2015-03-23) www.oreilly.com
Epoch ? A General Purpose Real-Time Charting Library (2015-03-20) www.csscube.info
Traffic gridlock simulation (2015-03-20) flowingdata.com
Equality for women and girls, 20-year report (2015-03-17) flowingdata.com
The Architecture of a Data Visualization (2015-03-16) medium.com
NCAA tournament bracket predictions (2015-03-16) flowingdata.com
Scraping, Enriching, and Visualizing Data: A CrowdFlower Meet Up (2015-03-13) www.crowdflower.com
Interactive Periodic Table of Machine Learning Libraries (2015-03-11) www.mln.io
Multi-layered storytelling with visualization (2015-03-11) flowingdata.com
CISL?s Data Support Section to collaborate on ?Big Data? project | Computational Information Systems Laboratory (2015-03-10) www2.cisl.ucar.edu
Girl Scout cookies differ by region (2015-03-09) flowingdata.com
10 Examples of Captivating Data Visualization (2015-03-09) blog.hubspot.com
Visualize the OpenShift API with Swagger ? OpenShift Blog (2015-03-07) blog.openshift.com
Introducing Keynote: API Readiness ? Visualizing and Virtualizing by Lorinda Brandon (2015-03-05) apistrat.com
Lightning | Data Visualization Server (2015-03-04) lightning-viz.org
Support for APIs.json catalogs ? swagger.ed (2015-03-03) chefarchitect.github.io
Swagger APIs at a glance ? swagger.ed (2015-02-26) chefarchitect.github.io
The Art of Visualizing Data to Find Actionable Insights (2015-02-26) datahero.com
Can you visualize the structure of the world economy and population in one chart? (2015-02-25) blogs.worldbank.org
XOData Lets Developers Explore OData APIs Visually (2015-02-20) www.programmableweb.com
How To Craft Truly Awesome Data Visualizations (2015-02-20) www.socrata.com
Impact of vaccines throughout history (2015-02-19) flowingdata.com
Learn data visualization and data-driven journalism in a real ?Data Jam? (2015-02-18) ph.okfn.org
Visual Cloud Organization with Mohiomap (2015-02-18) blog.moh.io
Startup Offers Live Stock Data Graphics API (2015-02-18) www.programmableweb.com
30+ Data Visualization Tools for Social Media (2015-02-16) blog.digitalinsights.in
Four Famous Laws How You Can Visualize Them (2015-01-22) blog.plot.ly
Letting Go of Excel with Data Visualizations (2015-01-05) www.swiftiq.com

If you think there is a link I should have listed here feel free to tweet it at me, or submit as a Github issue. Even though I do this full time, I'm still a one person show, and I miss quite a bit, and depend on my network to help me know what is going on.

API Visualization Organizations

These are the organizations I come across in my research who are doing interesting things in the API space. They could be companies, institutions, government agencies, or any other type of organizational entity. My goal is to aggregate so I can stay in tune with what they are up to and how it impacts the API space.

Google Data Studio

Google Data Studio (beta) turns your data into informative dashboards and reports that are easy to read, easy to share, and fully customizable. Dashboarding allows you to tell great data stories to support better business decisions.


Our aim was to give you unprecedented control and insight into your systems, without the need for complex, expensive tools. So we’ve created something that does more than traditional enterprise architecture, costs less and adds real value to your business. And we’ve added unique systems architecture maps, giving you at-a-glance insight, so key decisions are based on the most up-to-data information.


Hyperglance simplifies your IT estate into a cohesive whole with an amazing new level of dynamic visibility and control. Hyperglance is a leading-edge software company that specializes in IT relationship modeling with easy to use, dynamic, and gaming style graphics which enable organizations to gain greater business context, insight, and control over complete IT estates end-to-end. Hyperglance, is the world’s first IT modelling and visualization solution that cuts through the complexity of modern virtual and physical IT systems to give small to large enterprise organizations a comprehensive, interactive, 3D topology view of their many, often disparate, layers of IT, or what we like to call IT “relationships”.

Information is Beautiful

Myself, and the rest of the crack team here at Information is Beautiful, are dedicated to distilling the world’s data, information and knowledge into beautiful, interesting and, above all, useful visualizations, infographics and diagrams.

Keen Dashboards

Responsive dashboard templates for Bootstrap. Building a dashboard for your customers? Need a quick and easy way to share stuff with your team? Check out the new keen/dashboards on Github and get up and running super quick with great-looking, customizable dashboard templates. Each template is composed of a minimal set of custom styles built on top of Bootstrap v3.2, covering some of the most common dashboard use cases and layout configurations.


Lightning is a data-visualization server providing API-based access to reproducible, web-based, interactive visualizations. It includes a core set of visualization types, but is built for extendability and customization. Lightning supports modern libraries like d3.js and three.js, and is designed for interactivity over large data sets and continuously updating data streams.


A composable charting library built on React components. Recharts makes it easy to integrate charts into your React application. 


Mohiomap lets you search across several Cloud platforms at once, rendering the results as a dynamic Mind Map. Connect your  Dropbox,   Evernote, and  Google Drive accounts and find what you are looking for the visual way.

Google Fusion Tables

Fusion Tables is an experimental data visualization web application to gather, visualize, and share data tables.


We're collecting all the numerical data in the world. We have one mission: to help users find the data they need, in the format they want. Fast. We support open data; we believe that free public data should remain free and public. We respect copyright; we believe that data creators should own their data creations. We are an open platform. The same tools we use to add and update the data on this site are available for you to use right now.

Periscope Data

Periscope plugs directly into your databases and lets you run, save, and share analyses over billions of data rows in seconds. By plugging into database, marketing and billing systems, it can show customers how email and SMS affect user retention; which sales channels produce the most loyal users; and how many users use both web and mobile frontends.


Plotly makes it easy to analyze and visualize data together. Using Plotly, users can import data from anywhere, analyze it with Python, and stats tools, and visualize data. Users can also share work and collaborate on projects.


Highcharts is a charting library written in pure JavaScript, offering an easy way of adding interactive charts to your web site or web application. Highcharts currently supports line, spline, area, areaspline, column, bar, pie, scatter, angular gauges, arearange, areasplinerange, columnrange, bubble, box plot, error bars, funnel, waterfall and polar chart types.


iCharts is a U.S. based SaaS company providing an easy and affordable online service for interactive chart creation and social sharing. iCharts offerings range from free consumer subscriptions to high-end business subscriptions. The company's vision is to empower the world to explore and share data by enabling the free flow of visual data among data owners, media, business and consumers.

Keen IO

Keen.io helps app developers build custom analytics & data science features directly into their mobile apps and web dashboards, by providing the infrastructure and APIs to collect data and build analytics into your business.


Dataseed is a simple, flexible platform for interactive data visualisation, analysis and reporting. Whether you need to be up and running in minutes or require a custom solution tailored to your business requirements - we've got you covered.


What? Churn Bee is a SaaS metrics dashboard. Once integrated via an API, you will immediately start getting a visual representation of how is your startup making progress from day to day. We’ll do all the math and number crunching - you will understand acquisition, activation, retention, growth and other relevant metrics for your startup. Why? Many startups end up building tools and dashboards internally. In fact all the successful startups do. Built by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs, Churn Bee will give you the actionable data you need so that you can focus on making the best decisions.


The MathWorks, Inc. (branded as simply MathWorks) is an American privately held corporation that specializes in mathematical computing software. Its major products include MATLAB and Simulink. As of April 2014, it employed over 3,000 people worldwide with 70% located at the company's headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, United States.


Leftronic is a Y Combinator-funded company that develops a web-based real-time dashboard application for monitoring a company’s most important data. Leftronic business dashboards retrieve a company’s metrics from popular services such as Google Analytics, Twitter, Zendesk and others, as well as receive custom metrics through a super-simple API. The dashboards update in real-time and are designed for large screens. This makes it easy for teams to monitor their company’s critical metrics.</p>

If you think there is an organization I should have listed here feel free to tweet it at me, or submit as a Github issue. Even though I do this full time, I'm still a one person show, and I miss quite a bit, and depend on my network to help me know what is going on.

API Visualization Tooling

As I study each API, and API related service, I'm always looking for open source tooling that has been developed around each area of the API life cycle. This is an aggregate of tooling I've come across and aggregated as part of my API testing research.



:bar_chart: A library of modular chart components built on D3

If there is a tool that you think should be listed here, let me know by submitting a Github issue or Tweeting a link at me. I'm always looking for new types of tools, and get better at organizing them here and making sense.