The most underrated neighborhood in Cincinnati, according to social media data

Social media data is a direct indicator of how much activity happens in an area. Spatial.ai assigns qualities to these activities. Here are the results for our 2017 analysis of Cincinnati ...
Griffin MorrisJan 15, 2018

Interning at a top tech startup: The power of autonomy, working out at lunch, and the millennial mindset.

I spent 4 months this year interning at Spatial.ai, a cutting edge startup out of Cincinnati. It’s the 4th and final internship of my undergraduate career, and after the previous three experiences, I ...
Jack SchroderDec 20, 2017

Rebuilding the Midwest from the Internet Up

The Death of a Great American City — a 9 year old’s point of view Once upon a time, you could group the midwest economy into three categories: Factories, Farms, and Other. Growing up in Richmond, ...
Lyden FoustDec 05, 2017

5 Jedi Mind Tricks to Give Anyone Effective Feedback

In my college career, I’ve interned at four companies, camp counseled in Switzerland, worked in project teams at CERN, and led multiple student organizations. Across these experiences, I’ve ...
Jack SchroderNov 15, 2017

Redefining Community Boundaries with Social Media Data

What makes a community? As a group of ethnographers and data scientists, this is a philosophical question that we struggle with every day at Spatial. If you are unsure what ethnography is, webster ...
Phil MartinNov 07, 2017

Cars gave us autonomy. What happens when we give cars autonomy?

Over a hundred years ago, the Model T revolutionized the lives of everyday people and communities in America. Since then cars quickly became the most coveted and beloved technology that anyone owns. ...
Chad GardnerOct 19, 2017