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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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So just what is data journalism?

The best thing about doing this blog on data journalism is that every group member has had the same initial reaction: what exactly is data journalism?  This reveals perhaps not how ignorant we all are, but rather the extent to … Continue reading

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