Creating Geographic Heat Maps to Visualize COVID-19 data using GeoPandas and Python

This article shows how to create geographic heat maps in Python using the GeoPandas library. Due to the worldwide spread of COVID-19, there is currently a great need to display region or country-specific information. Geographic heatmaps are particularly suitable for … Continued

Correlation Matrix in Python: How Correlated are COVID-19 Cases and Different Financial Assets?

Since the sudden emergence of COVID-19, global financial markets have experienced turbulent times. After the markets initially experienced a sharp slump at the beginning of 2020a rapid (V-shaped) recovery led to new record highs at the end of the year. … Continued

Accessing Remote Data Sources via REST APIs in Python

REST APIs provide straightforward access to remote data sources. It is therefore essential for data scientists to understand how they work and how to use them. This article briefly describes how to access remote data sources via REST APIs in … Continued