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Big Data in Research

It’s not clear to me that public policy researchers have agreement on what is meant by the term “Big Data” and how to utilize such data in their work. An example is the yesterday’s preconference “Big Data and Public Policy…

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Visualized 2014 Roundup

Videos from the 2014 Visualized conference in New York City were posted late last week. Shortly after the conference last January, I wrote 8 separate posts summarizing my observations about data, storytelling, aesthetics, and other aspects of data visualization and…

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The First HelpMeViz Hackathon Event

(Cross-posted with HelpMeViz) I’m excited to announce the first live HelpMeViz Hackathon event. On Saturday, June 28th, HelpMeViz will bring together coders, data scientists, and data visualizers in Washington, DC, to help Bread for the World Institute with two data visualization challenges…

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