Data Visualization Via FitBits
Personal fitness trackers including FitBit, Apple Watch, and others are utilizing data visualization to present activity-monitoring data. The data may include the number of steps taken, the percent of goal achieved, count of flights of stairs, distance traveled, calories burned, and hours slept. Additionally, users can track their progress over time by viewing their performance from day to day or week to week. In a minimum of 250 words, address the following:
How can graphical perception be utilized in the design of the dashboards for fitness tracking devices?
Do you think the dashboards for fitness tracking devices are an integral aspect of fitness tracking? How do you think they motivate individuals to remain active? Explain.
minimum of 2–3 peer-reviewed references.
Inferential Versus Descriptive Statistics
Explain how inferential statistics differ from descriptive statistics, why inferential statistical methods are such a significant component of data analytics work, and identify common inferential statistical methods. Once your material is posted, be sure to review and comment on at least two of your peers postings. Your initial post to the given topic of discussion should contain a minimum of 2–3 peer-reviewed