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Alternative for Graphviz with better automatic node placement for large graphs?

Sorry for the disappointment. Graphviz could be better in many ways, but at this point the prospects for that aren't great because AT&T isn't supporting the work as much as it did in the past and ...
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Drawing convolutional neural networks

I wrote a simple python script to draw convnet, with adjustable parameters. https://github.com/gwding/draw_convnet It might be useful to you, if you just need some simple/non-fancy illustration. It ...
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Alternative for Graphviz with better automatic node placement for large graphs?

My software recommendation is "yEd" - a free as in beer general purpose graph drawing application that tries very hard to solve the problems you have been running into. To the best of my knowledge ...
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Alternative for Graphviz with better automatic node placement for large graphs?

To answer very specifically to the question's request, as the other two answers did a great job to expand around: What you ask is not possible. You want a program that gives a "graph with the minimum ...
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Drawing convolutional neural networks

I wrote an in-browser tool for this as well: NN-SVG and you can find the source here. Choose from FCNN layout, LeNet layout, and AlexNet layout.
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Free decision tree software

Would like to point out Gambit - a collection of tools for building and solving game theory (and, by extension, decision theory) problems. It has ready-made binaries for Windows and Mac OS X, and ...
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Software to 'sketch' graphs

Python with numpy and matplotlib will let you rapidly draw a wide range of graphs and includes an xkcd plotting style, (based on XKCD cartoons). All of the above are: Free, Gratis & Open Source ...
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A modern(ish) C++ graph representation and manipulation library

Some potential candidates, or close-to-being-candidates: Might be relevant: LEMON , or Library for Efficient Modeling and Optimization in Networks - A "C++ template library providing efficient ...
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Click on graph to create plot

You can use GeoGebra: Free (+ portable version available) Works with Windows/Mac/Linux (even Android/iPhone/Windows Phone as well as in Google Chrome) Click on an empty space, and a point is created ...
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Tool to visualize network topology

This sort of diagram is typical of those created with GraphWiz using the dot language. Also worth taking a look at scapy especially the traceroute demo, e.g. the following generated from only about 6 ...
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Create professional graphs for reports without underlying data?

Inkscape is: free cross platform excellent produces .svg files (best for vectors) but can also produce numerous other formats. Use By using the Line & Curves tool to place the start, turning ...
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Alternative for Graphviz with better automatic node placement for large graphs?

This would certainly be considered a "GraphViz-based solution", but if you're working with GraphViz you may want to check out Gephi. It's far more capable when it comes to processing large graphs.
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Math equations software for 3D plotting

You can use GNU Octave: free works with Windows/Macintosh/Linux has a GUI since Octave 3.8
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JS Charts/Graphs Library that plays well with AngularJS?

ZingChart does have it's own AngularJS directive : https://github.com/zingchart/ZingChart-AngularJS It has three avenues of injecting data into a chart, each with their own performance cost and ...
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Web charts for time series

The closest NPM / JS library that exists today that will allow you "visualize" data ( I've searched extensively ) is dc.js based on crossfilter although it won't do it automatically without any ...
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2d mathematics equation grapher for Windows

You can use GeoGebra: Free (+ portable version available) Since GeoGebra 4 it's possible to change the grid type to polar Works with Windows/Mac/Linux (even Android/iPhone/Windows Phone as well as ...
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Extract numbers from a figure

I've been using Datathief III for a few years. It is a shareware java app that can extract data from an image. It works best on line graphs, but you can use it on any type of data with two axes (that ...
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Is there an XML Renderer For Draw.io Graphs

The default format for saving diagrams was changed some time ago from raw XML to XML compressed using standard deflate. The main reason for this was that when Google’s server are struggling a ...
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Free offline software to create vector+text graphical content

This job seems easy to reach with Inkscape. I took the liberty to upload some animated images, just to demonstrate that this program is versatile enough to create both the icons as well as the two ...
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Zoomable network graph in AngularJS

Based on a previous answer I gave on StackOverflow I would add to your list the following: VivaGraph it's a free and open source tool for graph visualization tool - but it has a smaller community ...
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Drawing convolutional neural networks

This is great: https://github.com/HarisIqbal88/PlotNeuralNet. Solves my problem well, and is written in python/tex.
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what is the graphing software that can plot points?

If you are just playing about with graphing you can't go much wrong using Gnuplot. Free - Gratis & Open Source Small & Portable Cross Platform Linux, OS/2, MS Windows, OSX, VMS, and many ...
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what is the graphing software that can plot points?

You can use GeoGebra: Free (+ portable version available) Works with Windows/Mac/Linux (even Android/iPhone/Windows Phone as well as in Google Chrome) Points and vectors may be entered via Input Bar ...
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what is the graphing software that can plot points?

IMHO other answers do not exactly target the question: they are more focused on suggesting (awesome) tools for plotting point-based data rather than symbolic functions. I would at least like to ...
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Free offline software to create vector+text graphical content

I use the open source Inkscape for vector graphics. It uses SVG as its native format, but exports to many formats, and can render PNG (bitmap) images from your vector drawings. (JPEG is not suited for ...
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Python Library(s) for graph, plots and etc

For example matplotlib (I used it in https://github.com/matkoniecz/quick-beautiful/blob/master/10-nice-graphs/02_matplotlib_pchysics_examples_speed_acceleration_velocity_distance.py ) The have many ...
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Visio alternative for OSX

There are some great suggestions above. However, I will add OpenOffice Draw as a good Visio replacement on the Mac as well. I was never a power Visio user so not sure how it compares for really fancy ...
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Concept-mapping software concentrating on ease of use

Well, if you are using TADS ... about a decade ago, I was working on a TADS IDE, which I have long since abandoned, but always wished to start up again. It won't do all that you want (and does a lot ...
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Click on graph to create plot

What about Gimp ? It's a free drawing software (www.gimp.com). It has everything you want, you just have to create empty models and then you can do about everything. You can even get the coordinates ...
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