A day in the life of Nice Ride MN
How we built it
Inspired by Brendan's analysis
Wanted to see bikes moving around the city
What would an "Average Day" look like.
How does a bike get from point A to point B?
Metro extracts from teczno.com
Tiles generated with TileMill
Bike density for 5 min intervals
Density analysis to find the most "average day"
DOM manipulation with
Web mapping with
Map interaction with Wax/Mapbox
Map layers, labels on top
Animation handling with Animator.js
Flot for time ticker
Bringing it all together with
All the code is at github.com/MinnPost
Presented by Alan Palazzolo @zzolo
This has been a project