Happy Earth Day!

A very important part of our company culture here at Rhiza is ensuring that we as a team take an active role in caring for our planet and environment. We demonstrate this by practicing eco-friendly habits in our workplace and encouraging friends and family members outside the office to do the same. Whether we’re recycling materials in the office or…

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Pittsburgh Fans Win NL Central Division

The 2015 MLB regular season is just a couple of weeks old, and there is already a lot of buzz surrounding Rhiza’s hometown Pittsburgh Pirates. Following two consecutive winning seasons and two playoff runs, many have set high expectations for the team and ESPN’s Buster Olney even selected the Pirates as his pick to win the 2015 World Series. However,…

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Argyle Countdown

We’re very excited to have Rhiza CEO, Josh Knauer, speaking at Argyle’s Chief Marketing Officer Spotlight Forum at 8:20am tomorrow, April 8th, 2015 in New York City. As we continue our countdown to the Forum next week in New York, we thought we’d put together another post detailing the consumer trends in the financial industry. We hope to see you…

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WebMD Users May Not be Easily Fooled

In accordance with John Oliver’s request to bring back the true meaning of April Fools Day, Rhiza has decided to take the Last Week Tonight No-Prank Pledge. Instead of celebrating April Fools Day with pranks and hoaxes, we decided to conjure up some interesting data visualizations to prove that using data to tell a meaningful story is not a joking…

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Rhiza and CNBC Reflect on the Heinz-Kraft Merger

Earlier this week, CNBC reached out to Rhiza to leverage our expertise in data visualization. Following the announcement of the Heinz and Kraft merger on Wednesday, CNBC wrote a fascinating story detailing the location of Heinz ketchup and Kraft macaroni and cheese consumers. It also highlighted the Rhiza Platform’s ability to quickly combine different datasets with geography based visualizations in…

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My Goodness, My Guinness!

St. Patrick’s day is an opportunity to celebrate Irish heritage in a variety of ways — whether by wearing green, watching a parade, or enjoying a variety of Irish beers. Of the Irish beers consumed on St. Patrick’s Day, Guinness, the popular Irish stout, traditionally leads the pack. According to WalletHub, over 13 million pints of Guinness will be consumed…

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Did Texas Make 50 Shades a Record-Breaker?

Valentine’s Day weekend offers plenty of opportunities to spend money: expensive dinners, chocolates, flowers and diamonds. This year’s holiday offered one more—Fifty Shades of Grey. The premiere of the controversial film, based on the novel by E. L. James, came the day before V-day. And whether out of excitement or morbid curiosity, people flocked to the theaters in droves, earning…

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Introducing the Rhiza Ratio!

At Rhiza, we know that the best way to use data in a compelling way is to tell a story. But before all of that, you need to form a hypothesis, pull the numbers, run analysis, and then confirm or reject your hypothesis based on the conclusions reached. While we have posts on our blog that do all those steps…

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