US-Schengen Travel Ban To Cost US Hotels $1.3Bn

On Thursday the US Trump administration took the unprecedented step to stop…


COVID19 - 9.26% of Visitors to Italy Left Before Quarantine

On Monday the Italian authorities took the bold step to impose quarantine…


How Cosmopolitan is Your Neighbourhood?

How cosmopolitan is your local area? Is your region a magnet for travellers…


Sainsburys Footfall Declines Q1 2020

Sainsbury’s Share of Grocery Visits Decline Continues into Q1 2020

In this analysis we used our POI-enriched geo-events data to aggregate unique…


Chinatown Footfall Down 9.1% on 3-year Mean in January 2020

What effect has the Coronavirus epidemic had on retail destinations that…


A Real-time Refresh on 2011 Census Stats using Huq’s Geo-data

By Ellie Marfleet, University of Leeds final year BA Geography student. The…


Managing Massive Tables In BigQuery With Wildcards

BigQuery supports the * wildcard to reference multiple tables or files. You can…


Five Essential Qualities for Geo-data Used in Stocks Prediction

In this post we ask Isambard Poulson, Huq Industries CTO, what are some of the…


Clustering dataset tables in Google BigQuery

100x Performance Gains with BigQuery Geography Clustering

The BigQuery team introduced support for the geography type some time ago, and…


How Much Data Do You Need to Measure Trends in Footfall?

In a world where data can be noisy, it's sometimes useful to step away from the…