My original intention was to simply produce a filterable version of the table, and in this post I have done just that. However, while researching the topic I found that it was far more complex than I originally realised and that there is huge scope for expanding the topic to show more infomation and also to show the existing information in different formats. This is therefore an ongoing project which I will enhance in the future. Watch this space...Continue reading
The math.js library I have used in a couple of previous posts includes comprehensive functionality for handling matrices, and in this post I will demonstrate how to use it for creating matrices as well as basic matrix arithmetic.Continue reading
This first version has quite modest ambitions: just the ability to draw a few simple shapes as well as text. However, SVG is far more capable than most people realise so I will add further functionality in the future with the aim of creating a far more comprehensive library.Continue reading
Most people are familiar with a few of the more common prefixes used before many units to denote a fraction or a multiple of the unit - kilograms, megabytes, centimetres etc.. As well as these there a number of less well known ones, going right up to yotta and right down to yocto.
Benford's Law centres on the perhaps surprising fact that in numeric data such as financial transaction, populations, sizes of geographical features etc. the frequencies of first digits follow a roughly reciprocal pattern.Continue reading