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KeyLines tutorial: presenting graphs on images

11th March, 2019 | 5 min read

This developer tutorial demonstrates how to use images as backdrops. With detailed code examples throughout,...

KeyLines FAQ: Architecture

28th January, 2015 | 4 min read

An overview of the KeyLines application architecture. Before getting stuck in with a KeyLines evaluation, many of...

How to build great network visualizations

3rd September, 2014 | 4 min read

In our line of work, we see a lot of data. We’re constantly working with customers to understand new datasets...

Visualizing in the browser with Canvas

29th July, 2014 | 2 min read

Why HTML5 Canvas? Early on in this blog we looked at some of the different ways to visualize data in the...

Visualizing data with HTML5 Canvas

11th June, 2014 | 3 min read

The Canvas element is the part of the HTML5 language that lets you render 2D images and shapes dynamically. It’s...

About Phil Rodgers


Phil has a degree in Computer Science from the University of Cambridge and has worked for a number of Cambridge software companies. His software development experience includes desktop publishing, GIS, Formula 1 motor racing, and data visualization & network analysis.

He spent several years at i2 as part of the Analyst’s Notebook development team, and has particular interests in visualization and usability issues.

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