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Voters Don't Trust 'Em, Say Sod 'Em

If you want an illustration of just how low trust in politicians is nowadays, Anthony Wells’ UK Polling Report has a classic example from last week: 193 more words

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City Council members pass varying amounts of ordinances during their terms

Emily Bohatch | For The Post

Athens City Councilman Jeff Risner has granted a license and sponsored an ordinance for the mayor during his three years in office — and that’s it. 856 more words

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Telling Science Stories with Code and Data: April 18-19

Date: Saturday, April 18, 2015
Time: 9 am-6 pm
(Optional half day to polish projects Sunday, April 19, 9 am-1 pm)
Place: MIT Media Lab… 259 more words


Journalists Should Address Their 'Math Phobia'

Back when I was younger, I never had any problems or difficulties understanding math. Well, maybe a few concepts here and there, but compared with others my age, I thought then that I was relatively okay with it. 508 more words

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How to create data visualisations using Tableau's Story Points | Media news

Journalists are always looking for new and inventive ways to present data in news stories.

Just presenting graphs or Excel-generated graphics. Data is boring in its natural state, so we have to find new avenues to spice it up and make it readable. 1,439 more words


Review of my practice on data analysis and visualisation, and proposal for next project

I explored many websites about data analysis and visualisation, and learned a lot of things; influential media and journalists, useful online tools, good practices of data journalism, basic skills of coding and statistical analysis, etc. 616 more words

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Interview with 4 journalists - what are the important things for creating good data journalism works?

As a part of my study, I subscribed a mailing list “data-driven-journalism — List about Data Driven Journalism and Open Data in Journalism“. I asked some questions on data journalism for members of this mailing list, then 4 people kindly answered my questions. 1,033 more words

Data Journalism