Data Visualization Storytelling from within its Industrial Culture of Uniqueness
A critique of the storytelling body of research and the need for an end-user focused communication modelby Ross Waring ph.d., Vividdata Visualization Inc.Increasingly, we live in a world of complex data. Being able to work with and discuss that complexity is vital for our collective success. This is especially true[…]
Data Visualization is Out of Balance, A Follow Up.
Hi and welcome. If you’re reading this because you just watched my YouTube video presentation Data Visualization is Out of Balance, thank you for your continued interest by landing here. Or if you haven’t seen the video, you would benefit by viewing that first before reading this article.Here also is the[…]
A data visualization is not a story.
After extensive research I’ve come to this conclusion: Across all business small to multinational, governments at all levels, regulators, and NGOs alike… What matters most, because it’s vital, is that we very effectively communicate with data, numbers, facts and empirical evidence.What’s at stake? Well it’s the quality of our corporate[…]
Finally the Data Science of Funny
The Debaters viz is an interactive D3 force-layout data visualization.It lets you see all debate outcomes and all comedians who have ever performed on the CBC Radio program The Debaters, over its 12 year history.Vividdata Visualization made it to discuss principles in observing magnitudes and variabilities, which is part of[…]
Communication in/through/with Data Visualization: A Case for the Message
Generally speaking, a statement like “Here, let me make this more complicated for you” isn’t an easy sell. But, in the case of data visualization, there’s a strong argument for making our understanding of how a visualization supports effective communications, much more complicated. This article takes a high-level view of[…]