An upgrade of the Stacked Waterfall Chart Extension for Qlik Sense
An upgrade of the Stacked Waterfall Chart Extension for Qlik Sense

You asked, and we listened. We have continued to work on plans to deliver an unprecedented experience with Waterfall Charts in Qlik Sense. And we are pleased to announce that several new valuable features are now there to improve the way you explore not only a by-category but also a by-subcategory breakdown of metrics!

Read below to see what’s new in our Stacked Waterfall Chart for Qlik Sense — just upgraded with the July release of the AnyChart Qlik Extension — and give it a try without delay!

Cross-Category Arrow Connectors

A new version of our JavaScript charting library is now out with a bunch of super wow updates! First, we’ve added two new chart types: Circle Packing and Calendar. Second, now you are more than welcome to make use of pre-built Arrow Connectors in Waterfall Charts and Marker Series in 3D Surface Charts.

See below to learn more about the key new arrivals in AnyChart JS 8.10.0 and enjoy these charts and features in our powerful data visualization tool!

What’s New in AnyChart JS 8.10.0

Circle Packing Chart

A multi-series JS line chart on a laptop screen
A multi-series JS line chart on a laptop screen

A line chart is one of the basic and most commonly used techniques of data visualization. Such graphics are known to provide an informative look at the change of one or several variables over time. Right now, I’ll explain how to easily create a cool interactive line chart using JavaScript!

The process will be demonstrated with the help of compelling examples that you can play with afterwards to hone your new data visualization development skills.

To make the article especially thrilling for you to read and learn from, I decided to showcase a practical application of a line chart to…

Look at some of the most interesting data visualizations we have come across out there over the last few days! The following projects are deservedly featured in DataViz Weekly this time:

  • Falling spin rates in American baseball after a crackdown on sticky substances — The Upshot
  • Gender diversity in Italian street names — EDJNet
  • Shifts in the COVID-19 vaccination pace worldwide since January 2021 — Reuters
  • Vaccination equity in America — CDC

Falling Spin Rates in American Baseball After Sticky Substance Crackdown

Are you ready for another set of amazing data graphics? It’s Friday, so DataViz Weekly is here to let you know about four great new visualization works worth checking out right now!

  • 15-minute cities in Germany and worldwide — Chris and Nils from Gießen
  • Daily temperatures in Tokyo since 1964 (and what to expect at the Olympics) — Reuters
  • Average colors of countries, as well as U.S. states and counties — Erin Davis
  • Euro 2020 and Copa América 2021 playoffs visualized in triangles — Krisztina Szűcs

15-Minute Cities

It may seem to be complicated to create an interactive Flow Map for the Web using JavaScript. But it’s not! This easy-to-follow tutorial will show you how to build beautiful JS flow maps without too much effort.

In these difficult times of the pandemic, there is a lot of confusion and concern about the immigration status of people around the globe. I decided to take a look at the immigration data of the US which has more migrants than any other country in the world. …

Graphical representation makes data easier to understand and interpret. The DataViz Weekly series on our blog aims to highlight the most vivid examples of clever data visualization in action so you can better realize how it can work or simply have fun exploring new stunning charts and maps.

Today on DataViz Weekly:

  • European arms in the bombing of Yemen — Forensic Architecture, Yemeni Archive, ECCHR, and Bellingcat
  • All scorelines and goals from the UEFA Euro 2020 group stage — Krist Wongsuphasawat
  • Racial residential segregation in the United States — The Othering and Belonging Institute, UC Berkeley
  • NYC Democratic mayoral primary…

Wondering how data designers and developers create compelling donut charts using JavaScript? Then you’ve come to the right place at the right time. Follow along and you will learn how to build an interactive JavaScript donut chart with great ease even if you are a beginner!

In this tutorial, we will be visualizing data about the global market share of the top online music streaming platforms. It is a good example of information that can be nicely represented in a donut chart.

To make sure we are on the same page, let’s first see what a donut chart is and…

The extreme heat that has gripped the Western United States this summer basically aligns with scientists’ expectations for climate change. On top of that, as all the more scorchers are likely coming up, the year 2021 may well be remembered as a relatively cool one.

For this new edition of DataViz Weekly, we’ve curated a set of recent visualizations shedding light on the essence and context of the record-breaking heat and drought in the U.S. West. Take a look!

  • Heat dome and temperature extremes in the West — The Washington Post
  • Heat in the Pacific Northwest since 1979 — The…

As global leaders in data visualization solutions, we feel it is part of our mission to support educational and research projects by granting their authors a free license to use our products. Les Énigmes de Mercure (The Riddles of Mercury) by Timothée Léchot from the University of Neuchâtel (UniNE) is one such initiative we are proud to back on non-commercial terms.

Recently, we had a quick talk with Timothée and asked him a few questions to learn more about his project and experience visualizing data with the AnyChart JS charting library. Read our quick interview below. (Stack: PHP/MySQL.)

AnyChart: Hello Timothée! To begin with, could you please briefly tell our community about yourself? Where are you from and what do you do?

Timothée Léchot…


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