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I dropped Maths to be a Journalist.

After twelve years of studying in lower level education, I was pleased to have parted ways with my number one nemesis – mathematics. Until I discovered Data Driven Journalism.   517 more words

In a Data-state-of-mind

The human mind is a beautiful thing. Every day, we are able to analyse and process a huge amount of data. As modern-day technology and the digital world evolved, so did journalism – hence “data-driven journalism”. 491 more words

Making the Case for Data Journalism in Our Community College Classrooms

Anyone who has read my blog at all knows that data journalism is something I’ve been thinking quite a bit about for the past 3 or 4 years. 991 more words

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Find the best datavis users and pieces on Twitter

This post is for people who are curious about data journalism and data visualisation. Since my last year of university (2011), I have been interested in infographics, data and visualisations. 204 more words

Data Journalism

Data-Driven Journalism and Digitizing Your Life

This chapter started out with a quote from author Clay Shirky. He stated, “There is no such thing as information overload, only filter failure.” Briggs explained that with the help of technology, journalism has new opportunities. 471 more words

Round-up: coverage for new Data Journalism book

Here’s a quick list of links related to the publication of a new book, Data Journalism: Inside the global future, which I was fortunate to have the opportunity to co-edit alongside  265 more words