Ben Jones

Ben Jones

Data visualization enthusist, author and blogger

  • @DataRemixed
  • + Ben Jones

Seattle, Washington

Areas of Expertise:

  • Tableau
  • Tableau Public
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Analytics
  • Excel
  • Statistics
  • Data Journalism
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • training
  • writing
Ben Jones is the Sr. Tableau Public product manager at Tableau Software in Seattle and he is also a data blogger at DataRemixed. Ben is the author of "Communicating Data with Tableau". Ben holds degrees in Mechanical Engineering (BSME, UCLA 2000) and Business (MBA, California Lutheran University, 2011) and previously worked in a Fortune 500 environment leading continuous improvement project teams, and training and mentoring other project leaders.

Communicating Data with Tableau Communicating Data with Tableau
by Ben Jones
June 2014
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $33.99

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How Shazam predicts pop hits

May 22 2015

Subscribe to the O’Reilly Radar Podcast to track the technologies and people that will shape our world in the years to come. In this week’s Radar Podcast, I chat with Cait O’Riordan, VP of product, music and platforms at Shazam. … read more

How Shazam predicts pop hits

May 22 2015

Subscribe to the O’Reilly Radar Podcast to track the technologies and people that will shape our world in the years to come. In this week’s Radar Podcast, I chat with Cait O’Riordan, VP of product, music and platforms at Shazam. … read more

Photo-Development Challenge Results #2: Statues

May 22 2015

It's been three months to the day since I posted "Photo-Development Challenge: Inspire Me and Others With Your Artistic Interpretation", and I'm mortified that it's only the second set of results that I'm finally getting around to sharing (the first having been "Hillside Temple Buildings" 2½ months ago). In retrospect,… read more

Ask the Readers: Will higher interest rates make you save more money?

May 22 2015

This article is by editor Linda Vergon. Interest rates are expected to rise later in 2015. What will you do with this information? You could make the case that you haven’t missed much if you didn’t keep your money in a savings account over the last few years. But still,… read more

Four short links: 22 May 2015

May 22 2015

GM: That Car You Bought, We’re Really the Ones Who Own It — GM’s claim is all about copyright and software code, and it’s the same claim John Deere is making about their tractors. The TL;DR version of the argument … read more

Webcast: Communicating Data with Tableau
August 26, 2014
In this webcast, O'Reilly author Ben Jones will use an example from his new book, Communicating Data with Tableau, in which the growth of the internet worldwide is visualized in multiple ways.