Diversity and Inclusion scholarships for under-represented people including but not limited to "race, gender, identity, accessibility needs, socio-economic status, as well as fields of study/employment/participation.". Pass it along to your friends and co-workers! http://eyeofestival.com/registration/#eyeoapply
NEW POST: 10 significant data visualisation developments from the second half of 2018 http://www.visualisingdata.com/2019/02/10-significant-visualisation-developments-july-to-december-2018/
NEW POST: New @DataStories podcast: Episode 132, about next generation data visualisation tools http://www.visualisingdata.com/2018/12/data-stories-podcast-episode-132-next-gen-tools/
If you happen to be in Berlin on Oct 22 (same time as Info+ and IEEE VIS) join us for the Data Stories Listener meetup! Here is the link to sign-up: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/data-stories-listener-meetup-registration-50557867944.
Are you listening to http://datastori.es and around Berlin end October? Make sure not to miss our listener meetup! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/data-stories-listener-meetup-registration-50557867944
If you are interested in data-driven storytelling, this book might be worth a look https://www.readcube.com/articles/10.1201/9781315281575?shared_access_token=jNTaYvqfeqV2qwa5sUfovMvVM4Hs7mp6nzCJVzl2VoWGQrCbyQjauwd2RYb7hH61JBIbDhBHWgYFxZKHDulB9SaAw1a5aQ_jHb5Eg8Ll74Ae8RvAx6swxvf5s39QHLuU (free for another week) — I worked on a pattern collection together with a few other folks, which is available at http://napa-cards.net
For those in and around Berlin this October and planning to attend InfoPlusConf and/or IEEE VIS, be sure to check out the 1-day #VisInPractice speaker lineup at VIS on Monday Oct 22: http://visinpractice.org.
The VIS early bird registration deadline is this Friday Sept 7: http://ieeevis.org/year/2018/info/registration/conference-registration
A great way to break global warming down to the local impact: enter your hometown and the year you were born to get your own version of the story https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/08/30/climate/how-much-hotter-is-your-hometown.html
“It was doing that for an hour before everyone panicked and got me and QA on the phone to fix it. I wrote a quick Python/Fabric script that SSH’d to as many cars as possible at a time to `rm` the file. I’ve got a few hundred stories like this.”
Women's pockets are inferior. And The Pudding has data and graphics to prove it → https://pudding.cool/2018/08/pockets/ — So well done!
NEW POST: 10 significant visualisation developments, from January to June 2018 http://www.visualisingdata.com/2018/08/10-significant-visualisation-developments-january-june-2018/
Looking for #dataviz weekend readings? Here are 5 texts that sum up my approach: truth-and-beauty.net/writing
NEW POST: A compilation of the best data visualisation related stuff discovered during April 2018
Including these great works by @taylorbaldwin and @amycesal
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