Category: Side project

  • Visualising Sydney bus congestion with Marey charts

    Visualising Sydney bus congestion with Marey charts

    As a side project I built Sydney Transit Graph – a visualisation of real-time Sydney bus congestion. Each line on the graph (a Marey chart) represents a bus completing its route (percentage) over time.

  • Mapping Sydney Billboards: Every QMS advertising panel in Sydney

    Mapping Sydney Billboards: Every QMS advertising panel in Sydney

    Map live at SydneyAdvertisingMap.com If you live in Sydney you will have seen them – the 86 inch advertising screens in the City of Sydney Council. These advertising panels are known as communication pylons in the language of the developer approvals. The Sydney Morning Herald reported the City of Sydney paused the rollout due to […]

  • How I helped ~6,000 Australians find a vaccine appointment

    In mid 2021 Australia had an acute vaccine shortage for various reasons, which meant vaccine appointments were extremely hard to come by – NSW had just declared a national emergency. To help Australia increase it’s vaccination rate ASAP I built GPVaccineSearch.com over a few weekends in July/August, an open-source vaccine appointment search engine, as a side project.