### Reading

Interesting discussion on career paths and current buzzwords

Statisticians Contemplate Their Own Extinction

### Statistics

An interesting look at a fairly simple back-testing strategy over time:

Calendar Based Sector Strategy

A demonstration of how to draw an ellipse around 95% confidence interval on a 2-D plt

Drawing a 95% Confidence Interval in R

Tracking Soccer player’s pay over time, to test the validity of current pay:

How much should Bale Cost?

### Visualization

Beautiful renderings of Tweet locations across the U.S.:

Smartphone Market Share

Rendering a heatmap of rents in Washington, DC:

DC Rental Price Changes