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Data journalism glams up for the Oscars with Wordle

Data often comes in spreadsheet form, like this  list  of ‘all the major nominees and winners for the 2010 film awards.’ But I find spreadsheet form hard to ‘digest.’ I find those listings of Oscar nominations hard to visualise, too, … Continue reading

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What does Data journalism mean?

Data journalism makes facts and figures more accessible. Turing information into graphs, diagrams and pictures makes the information a lot easier to understand. Especially with comparable information. When I think of data journalism I think of Wikileaks, and the data … Continue reading

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