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Behind the story, part two: cleaning and verifying data

In the first post I explained the purpose of this three-part tutorial. I was working on a couple of things for the Hackney Post, and I did this  1,138 more words

Data Journalism

Working with messy data

Open Refine is an excellent tool to use when working with messy data. In this case I used a mixture of Open Refine and OpenOffice to sort data that I was given. 525 more words

Eating out in Oxford? Check out your restaurant's rating

In order to understand how effective and informative an interactive map can be for a specific audience, I created one about the food ratings of the public establishments in… 368 more words

Data Journalism

Website scraping: A How To... Blog post 1) OutWit Hub

If you’ve ever spent a long time trying to get information from a website then there are two online tools that you NEED to learn how to use. 865 more words