Measuring Diversity: Shannon’s Diversity Index

Code, Data · Oct 26, ’16 · Kovid Kapoor

We keep hearing about how Mumbai and New York are the two most diverse cities in India and US respectively, in terms of the culture and languages of people. So we thought – does our data support this hypothesis? We came up with a metric to measure the diversity score of some of the largest…

Ek Tha Tiger Roars in Tanzania!

Code, Data · Sep 10, ’12 · JioSaavn

It’s no surprise that South Asian music buffs across the world listen to music on Saavn – there are tons of us dispersed over India, Pakistan, the USA, the UK, Singapore, etc. But what’s kind of amazing is that people in 219 different countries and territories are jamming to Saavn. That’s right… 219! Our resident…