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What Makes A Data Visualisation Elegant?

Last updated: 09/15/2019

Data Visualization Society members share their views on this elusive design concept. Elegance is a design concept I have always found hard to define, especially in relation to...

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3 storytelling with color tips to improve your data visualization

Last updated: 09/15/2019

3 storytelling with color tips to improve your data visualization Principal at Playfair Data September 12, 2019 A version of this post originally appeared on PlayfairData by...

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The Five Types of People Who Use Visualization

Last updated: 09/09/2019

Not all visualizations are created equal — some educate, some help to get a job done, and some simply amaze. The audience is clear on which one they want, but all too often they...

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How Big Data Leads To Improvements In Company Letterhead Designs

Last updated: 09/02/2019

Big data has been at the forefront of the design industry for years. A number of companies have written detailed articles on the utilization of data visualization with graphics....

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3 Ways data visualization will advance and impact users

Last updated: 09/01/2019

The term ‘data visualization’ was coined a couple of years ago. But storytelling finds its roots in the earliest of times. Using characters, events, event sequences, locations,...

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Why We Find Joy and Value in Creating Data Visualizations

Last updated: 08/31/2019

I don’t know about you, but when something piques my interest — TV tropes, color theory, the life-changing magic of tidying up, anything — I have to wrap my mind around the...

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Applications, promises, and pitfalls of deep learning for fluorescence image reconstruction

Last updated: 08/29/2019

Applications, promises, and pitfalls of deep learning for fluorescence image reconstruction Nature Methods (2019) | Download Citation Subjects Wide-field fluorescence...

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How To Create A Thriving Data Visualization Culture

Last updated: 08/26/2019

Illustration by Natalia Kiseleva ( eolay13 ) How To Create A Thriving Data Visualization Culture This is part 2 of 2 in a series on creating a culture where the dataviz...

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The Easy Way to Do Advanced Data Visualisation for Data Scientists

Last updated: 08/18/2019

Creating effective data visualisations is a core skill for data scientists. This tutorial will guide you through how to easily develop interactive visualisations using the...

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Lessons for showcasing data journalism on social media

Last updated: 08/17/2019

How do you make data journalism stand out on social media?  This is the question I am trying to answer through my project for The Economist. In my last blog post I presented...

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