Zack Nagler

Zack Nagler

Web Developer and Data Engineer

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CROWN Database

Ruby (Sinatra), JavaScript, D3.JS, MySQL, Python

make SEC data such as executive compensation transparent with data visualization

opening presentation at Columbia's Millstein Governance Forum, see demo video here.

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Which candidate did you donate to? [IPython Notebook]

Python, Scikit-Learn, Pandas, Flask

use information like first name and occupation to guess preferred presidential candidate

provide a front-end to a random forest machine-learning estimator via Flask API

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The 8-K Trading Gap

JavaScript, D3.JS, MySQL, Python

Illustrate abnormal returns on potential insider trades

tweeted by national news outlets, cited in Columbia's breakthrough paper

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Expansion of FiveThirtyEight Uber/Taxi Data Analysis

D3JS, Python, MySQL

Exploration of NYC taxi and Uber data, building on this article.

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Every NYC Taxi Pick-up for 18 months

JavaScript, D3.JS, MySQL

visualize all NYC taxi pick-ups

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EDGAR Monitoring Heatmap

JavaScript, D3.JS, MySQL

visualize the severity of server delays on the SEC database over time

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Panicgram

original logic in Python, re-written in JavaScript, Sinatra

fast-paced anagram-finding game, more in the Readme

logic, JavaScript and CSS animation

generated over 10,000 games completed after post on reddit

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Rainbow-Cannon Academy (group project)

JavaScript, Rails, Phaser, JQuery, AJAX, Quizlet OAuth and API, Postgres

a game for studying flashcards, more in the Readme

object-oriented JavaScript, project management

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Bernie Sanders Timeline

JavaScript, D3.JS

unconventional remake of the plain timeline on Bernie Sanders' website

practice D3.JS

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Sudoku Solver (pair project)

original logic in Ruby, re-written in JavaScript

fast, front-end Sudoku solver made with our own recursive algorithm

algorithms, recursion, logic, JavaScript

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Theremouse [Spotify 'glitch' Hackathon] (group project)

JavaScript, Firebase

create glitch sounds by overlaying theremin audio from all current users

Web Audio, Firebase