Leaflet.js is one of the most popular libraries for creating beautiful looking maps. Companies like Facebook, Pinterest, and The Washington Post use Leaflet to create maps that draw-in and engage viewers in a unique way.
In this course, we'll be using the Leaflet package for R to analyze FBI homicide data in the United States. Specifically we will accomplish the following:
Greg has been coding in R for over 12 years (way before the language was cool). He is the co-founder and Chief Data Scientist at Occam Industries, a fin-tech startup aimed at using data science to develop next-generation financial and economic models. In his spare time, Greg creates and runs courses on R programming. His courses have been featured on IBM's Cognitive Class, and at colleges and universities.
Greg has an Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Ottawa, a Master of Financial Economics from the University of Toronto, and is a CFA charterholder.