The Divvy bike share in Chicago released all of their ride data for 2013. These data answer interesting questions such as what are the most popular departure and destination points at different times of the day? Where do the commuters go during rush hour? Where do visitors to Chicago like to travel?
Each hour of the day shows the top 10 departure points and their corresponding top 5 destinations.
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10am to 11am: The Divvy traffic pattern changes sharply at 10am. Visitors to the city take rides between popular tourist spots. Notice the graph becomes more dense with most rides leaving and arriving at a small number of places.