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Articles about data visualization


The Trouble with D3 – Ian Johnson – Medium

Last updated: 05/23/2019

Recently there were a couple of threads on Twitter discussing the difficulties associated with learning d3.js. I’ve also seen this come up in many similar conversations I’ve had...

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D3 is not a Data Visualization Library – Elijah Meeks – Medium

Last updated: 05/22/2019

D3 is not a Data Visualization Library Understanding that can help you learn it (and unlearn it) D3.js is an incredibly successful library yet there’s a disconnect between what...

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Fundamentals of Data Visualization

Last updated: 05/21/2019

Fundamentals of Data Visualization 15 Optimize the data–ink ratio We can broadly subdivide the graphical components in any visualization into components that represent data and...

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How much evidence do we need for a data visualization "rule"?

Last updated: 05/16/2019

Thursday, June 7, 2018 How much evidence do we need for a data visualization "rule"? In a separate post , I laid out some of my arguments for why I think most line charts should...

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What’s French for data visualisation?

Last updated: 05/13/2019

Conferences are a great way to learn and view the wider field of your profession. Often in data visualisation, you feel you’re working in an area so specialised that no one else...

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'Anthropology meets data science': ScenarioDNA highlights 'archetypes of ideology' in beauty - The Moodie Davitt Report

Last updated: 05/12/2019

INTERNATIONAL. Research and insight specialist ScenarioDNA has released its Culture Mapping Beauty Trends 2018 report, described as a culture mapping structure for organising...

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Visualization Analysis and Design

Last updated: 05/10/2019

Visualization Analysis and Design provides a systematic, comprehensive framework for thinking about visualization in terms of principles and design choices. The book features a...

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Data visualisation programmes and qualifications - Visualising Data

Last updated: 05/10/2019

One of the frequent questions I get asked concerns what qualifications are available to study data visualisation and other related fields. Whilst there has been something of a...

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Best of the visualisation web... March 2018 - Visualising Data

Last updated: 05/07/2019

At the end of each month I pull together a collection of links to some of the most relevant, interesting or thought-provoking web content I've come across during the previous...

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Data Visualization and the Data Science Workflow

Last updated: 05/02/2019

If you think you can get away with poor communication skills as a data scientist because the data will speak for itself, Dr. Lindsay... If you think you can get away with poor...

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