Wednesday, January 25, 2012

ESPN Prediction Performance for the NFL


Description:
ESPN 'experts' predict the National Football League wins/losses each week.  The above chart shows the percentage of their correct guesses and an overall trend, week by week.

Data:
http://espn.go.com/nfl/picks

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

SOPA / PIPA

Graph of the Week is blacked out today (January 18, 2012) to join in the online protest to the SOPA and PIPA bills.



Helpful links:
http://blog.reddit.com/2012/01/technical-examination-of-sopa-and.html

http://yro.slashdot.org/story/12/01/18/0834219/ask-slashdot-what-can-you-do-about-sopa-and-pipa

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:SOPA_initiative/Learn_more

http://blog.mozilla.com/blog/2012/01/17/mozilla-to-join-tomorrows-virtual-protests-of-pipasopa/



Wednesday, January 4, 2012

MLB Year by Year Total Annual Payroll

Description:
Year by year total annual payroll for Major League Baseball.

Data: 
http://www.nsf.gov/about/congress/112/highlights/cu11_0523.jsp
http://www.baseball-databank.org/

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