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The Crime Machine

I‘m behind on my podcast listening (well, behind in everything tbh), but ReplyTags: crime, discrimination, police, Reply All

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Uses for Animation in Charts and Animating Your Own Data

Important question: Is animation in visualization even worthwhile? Well, it depends. Surprise, surprise. In this issue, I look at animation in data visualization, its uses, and how I like to think about it when I implement moving data.Tags: animation

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City road maps made into solvable mazes

Michelle Chandra uses street data as a base for solvable mazes: I drawTags: maze, roads

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Finding a house to buy, using statistics

Atma Mani, a geospatial engineer for ESRI, imagined shopping for a house withTags: house, personal, recommendation

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Color distribution in campaign logos

In news graphics, blue typically represents Democrat and red represents Republican. However, theTags: color, election, Washington Post

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Neural networks to generate music

Kyle McDonald describes some of the history and current research on using algorithmsTags: music, neural network

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Street names as a proxy for history and culture

From Streetscapes by Zeit: Street names are stories of life. They tell usTags: streets, Zeit

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Visualization research for non-researchers

Reading visualization research papers can often feel like a slog. As a necessity,Tags: audience, research

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Book of hand-painted ski maps

When you go skiing or snowboarding, you get a map of the mountainTags: paintings, skiing

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Inflated counts for cleared rape cases

Newsy, Reveal and ProPublica look into rape cases in the U.S. and lawTags: law, police, ProPublica, rape

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Where Camp fire destroyed homes

The Camp fire death toll rose to 63 and 631 missing as ofTags: Los Angeles Times, wildfire

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