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Power BI Space Contest Through March 31

Reading Time: 2 minutes Join Power BI in space! Power BI is holding a Space and Space Exploration Contest through March 31st. Get the details on the Community site, build a space-related report, and post it to the Data Stories Gallery. Go here for more information: https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Gallery-Forum/Space-and-Space-Exploration-Contest/td-p/377294   Here’s a custom visual showing Twitter avatars from various Power BI team…

R Pivot Table custom visual for Power BI - DataVeld

New R Packages Available in Power BI Service

Reading Time: 3 minutes Microsoft recently updated the R version for Power BI Service and installed numerous additional R packages. For comparison, I posted the then-current list of packages back in July 2017. If you use R in Power BI Service, definitely see what’s available in the screenshots at the end of this post. Hopefully the Power BI documentation…

Power BI Firefly Glow - Mapbox - DataVeld

Firefly Cartography in Power BI

Reading Time: 1 minute A few days ago, John Nelson (b/t) posted an article on the ArcGIS Blog entitled Steal This Firefly Style Please. In the post, he shares his Firefly style for ArcGIS. Inspired by that post, I attempted to recreate this glow effect in Power BI. While the required gradient setting is not currently available using ArcGIS Maps…

Tableau INCLUDE LOD for Power BI DAX - DataVeld

Tableau to Power BI: INCLUDE Level of Detail Expressions

Reading Time: 4 minutes In Tableau, INCLUDE level of detail (LOD) expressions are used to obtain values for dimensions that are not directly used in a visualization. This final LOD post focuses on adapting Tableau INCLUDE LOD expressions to DAX in Power BI. See previous posts on FIXED and EXCLUDE as well. With FIXED, I used the counterpart ALLEXCEPT function…

Mapbox Visual for Power BI - DataVeld - BlueGranite Webinar

Register for March 15 Webinar on Power BI Maps

Reading Time: 1 minute Click on the image below to register for BlueGranite’s free webinar on Exploring Maps in Power BI. The webinar will be March 15th from 11am to Noon Eastern time. I will walk through a variety of steps to prepare and categorize your data to get the most out of your maps, survey the many visual options…