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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[…]

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At this point The Message is the Medium

(Data Visualization as a Communications Technology) Let me try to change your mind about data visualization…Human communications often entail an annoyingly complex set of requirements, processes and effects. You might think you’ve got an interesting idea but without a way to communicate it to others effectively, does the idea really[…]

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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[…]

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