gka boosted

New article! I wrote down the Excel techniques & formulas I use the most to clean up data sets (so that I can use them for ). Which techniques are you using all the time? Which ones did I miss? Which ones should I add? blog.datawrapper.de/prepare-an

gka boosted

People talk a lot about limiting global warming to 2 ºC. But what happens if we don't? In this pretty drastic chart, my colleague @gka explains what different stages of the ongoing climate crisis could look like (it's bad) 🔥 blog.datawrapper.de/climate-cr

gka boosted
gka boosted
gka boosted

RT @ripencc@twitter.com

We currently have around 1.91 million #IPv4 addresses remaining in our available pool. We expect to reach the end of this pool before end 2019. Preparations have been underway for a while and we're taking steps to ensure a smooth run-out.

Read more at: ripe.net/manage-ips-and-asns/i

🐦🔗: twitter.com/ripencc/status/116

gka boosted
gka boosted

Datavizzers unite! There is a competition by the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam, to support the #fridaysforfuture climate strike movement.

Have you created a visualisation of Climate Change? Feel free to submit it at uclab.fh-potsdam.de/vff/ !

As a data journalist who is also a
👨‍🌾 gardener and concerned about the , I started to look into droughts in Europe, found soil moisture anomaly maps by the European Drought Observatory and counted pixels to see how bad it is. (tl;dr: it's bad) vis4.net/drought-in-europe/

gka boosted

RT @srendgen@twitter.com

Exhibition about Marie Neurath's work in London, until November 3rd. Go see if you can:👉 twitter.com/MarieNeurath/statu

🐦🔗: twitter.com/srendgen/status/11

I updated the palette helper I made 5 years ago! Lots of new features:
- quick-editing of input colors
- added charts for saturation+hue
- added colorblind check and simulator
- fixed url serialization bug

Happy coloring!

gka.github.io/palettes/

gka boosted

Hi, folks. I no longer have the capacity to run vis.social. Thank you for all of your donations over the past year to cover the costs. We're now spending ~$55/mo. on hosting, plus some administrative costs (like the domain name).

Anyone interested in shepherding vis.social?

gka boosted

A beautiful venue, inspiring talks, awesome sketchnotes (thank you, @apilapepita@twitter.com!), meeting lots of new people – what a great, great @vizknowledge@twitter.com conference 2019 here in Finland! Thanks for having me, and thanks for the flawless organization.

gka boosted
gka boosted
gka boosted

Beehive is like an open-source, self-hosted version of IFTTT.

... and it supports Mastodon!

Check it out: github.com/muesli/beehive

gka boosted
gka boosted

Did you know that Transport for London has an audio guide to its network? If you think you might enjoy having the names of Tube, Overground, DLR and Cable Car stations read to you for three hours, it’s this way: soundcloud.com/transportforlon

gka boosted

If you’re not a transport geek, maybe the Swedish Ikea catalogue read cover to cover is more your thing? Varsågod: ikeasovlinjen.libsyn.com/ikea-

Show more
vis.social

vis.social is an open social platform for creative people, especially anyone in data, visualization, creative coding, and related arts and research.