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Can graphs help fight gangs?

Using diseases and businesses as metaphors to understand gangs create interesting insights. According to new research from Yale and the West Point Military Academy, graph theory can be applied by law enforcement agencies. Armed with graphs, they can identify at risk individuals or target gang leaders. Is homicide a contagious disease? Cristopher Wilderman and Andrew Papachristos […]

Six degrees of Kevin Bacon : a webinar on graph visualization (and movies)

Watch the video record on-line at watch.neo4j.org. In the 1960’s a scientist called Milgram unveiled the underlying social networks in human societies with a few simple letters. Today it seems networks are everywhere but without tools and techniques to explore them, they remain mysterious. In a coming webinar, we’ll demonstrate how to use Linkurious to […]