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interactive-visualizations:

Chicago Demographics http://ift.tt/1lYYtSc

Yikes. 

interactive-visualizations:

Chicago Demographics http://ift.tt/1lYYtSc

Yikes. 

interactive-visualizations:

Salaries by Occupation and Industry
Sometimes the amount you get paid can vary a lot for the same job across industries. Browse salary ranges for over 800 occupations, across 100 industries and 20 sectors. Estimates are for 2013 from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read more →
By Flowing Data

interactive-visualizations:

Salaries by Occupation and Industry

Sometimes the amount you get paid can vary a lot for the same job across industries. Browse salary ranges for over 800 occupations, across 100 industries and 20 sectors. Estimates are for 2013 from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Read more →

By Flowing Data

ilovecharts:

Bank of America Adds a Mortgage Settlement to Its Collection
via James Bell 

ilovecharts:

Bank of America Adds a Mortgage Settlement to Its Collection

via James Bell 

centerforinvestigativereporting:

How much military gear per officer has your state received from the Pentagon? Wonkblog charts the data.To find out what kinds of equipment California police agencies have procured since 2011, search our database. 

centerforinvestigativereporting:

How much military gear per officer has your state received from the Pentagon? Wonkblog charts the data.

To find out what kinds of equipment California police agencies have procured since 2011, search our database

kenyatta:

How news of #Ferguson spread across Twitter 

Geotagged Tweets mentioning “Ferguson” and key terms, CDT

You absolutely must click through to see the whole thing if only b/c I couldn’t make a gif that included the entire world map.
h/t @kthread

kenyatta:

How news of #Ferguson spread across Twitter 

Geotagged Tweets mentioning “Ferguson” and key terms, CDT

You absolutely must click through to see the whole thing if only b/c I couldn’t make a gif that included the entire world map.

h/t @kthread

startorrent02 asked: Gawker has a link to the database that someone is building on deaths cause by police shootings.

iwriteaboutfeminism:

Thank you!

Gawker

Fatal Encounters (spreadsheet)

Deadspin Database (spreadsheet)

Al Jazeera Media Network Opens Innovation Challenge


aljazeerapr:

Global Online Competition about Nonlinear Narratives in Apps

The Innovation and Research group at Al Jazeera Media Network has kicked off its first major community initiative with an online Innovation Challenge. This is an open competition aiming to surface new ideas about…

REBLOG if you are hella bored and wouldn’t mind some curious anons.

(Source: hypnotiic--baee)

but it makes sense to cats

but it makes sense to cats

opendataresearch:

@rahulbot and colleagues have explored visualising data on food (using laser cutters) to engage the public with local issues in Somerville, MA

LOL

opendataresearch:

@rahulbot and colleagues have explored visualising data on food (using laser cutters) to engage the public with local issues in Somerville, MA

LOL

The San Francisco Rent Explosion


lestweforgetbvhp:

Hm. For one bedroom.

terebiti-mu:

(VisuAlgo - visualising data structures and algorithms through animationから)
アルゴリズム・プログラミングの理解が進むようにと、アルゴリズムを記述したプログラムコードを一挙にビジュアル化することで、アルゴリズム&プログラミングを同時に学習できる一挙両得なサービス。実行中のコードと、それによる変化がビジュアル化されるので、とてもわかりやすいですね。

terebiti-mu:

(VisuAlgo - visualising data structures and algorithms through animationから)

アルゴリズム・プログラミングの理解が進むようにと、アルゴリズムを記述したプログラムコードを一挙にビジュアル化することで、アルゴリズム&プログラミングを同時に学習できる一挙両得なサービス。実行中のコードと、それによる変化がビジュアル化されるので、とてもわかりやすいですね。

Infogr.am Ambassador Eva Constantaras helps Kenyan journalists explain lag in development in data driven way

infogram:

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For four days, 14 journalists from North Rift  Kenya came together for a data journalism workshop led by Internews data journalism trainers Eva Constantaras and Dorothy Otieno.  They investigated how to produce more in-depth stories on health and education topics through data journalism.

We were happy to contribute free Infogr.am Pro accounts to participants who went on to produce their own data visualisations following the training. The distance from Kenya’s open data community in Nairobi makes it challenging for journalists from rural areas to produce data stories after such workshops because of access to data, trainers and editors, who provide the training, mentoring and support needed to produce data journalism.

Here are some of the outcomes:

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