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5 great data visualisation pieces from outside the newsroom

Some of the most interesting examples of journalistic data visualisation come not from newsrooms, but from creative agencies or companies. In a post first published on her datavis blog Dinfografia… 260 more words

Online Journalism

Extra credit assignment: Mapping

We tried a few data visualization tools in class today, but we left out a major piece: maps!

Maps are a great way to visualize a collection of locations, and you can make them pretty easily using Google Fusion Tables. 243 more words


Gaming the News

New on the block, news gaming attempts to captivate gamers and readers in an interactive interface where they can critically engage and explore with the recent issues, events and political situations folding around them. 270 more words

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Data & News Society 2nd Colloquium: Why Data Journalism?

For this month, we have the founding Principle Coordinator of Data & News Society, Dr. Roselyn Du to conduct the talk on “Why data journalism”. 216 more words

Data Journalism

#exhibitionmission Week 1: Big Bang Data

Welcome to #ExhibitionMission – the very ambitious challenge I set myself, to see an exhibit every week of the year. That’s 52 exhibits, covering anything from permanent collections (only if I haven’t seen it before), special event exhibits (big and small) and hopefully fitting in those smaller and lesser-know museums and galleries around London. 512 more words

Laura In London

Mining the data on your beat

This is an updated version of a handout for a reporting workshop I used to present more than a decade ago. I have updated it for my… 1,400 more words


The Best Online Journalism and Storytelling of 2015

40 Amazing Reporting Projects You Might Have Missed

by Josh Stearns and Luis Gomez

Every year storytelling and journalism on the web gets better. For the past three years I have rounded up the most compelling examples of reporting online (here is  3,002 more words