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today @markiaaan@twitter.com and i spent the morning at @BG_Museum@twitter.com, where Mark-Jan presented his MA thesis on visualizing the collection uclab.fh-potsdam.de/hausmann/

discussions ensued about for provenance research and broadening access to cultural heritage

RT @zararah@twitter.com: .@ForensicArchi are looking for eyewitness video footage of the fire to build a 3D model of what happened: grenfellmediaarchive.org/
twitter.com/zararah/status/978

Always exciting to cross that threshold when some niche thing you’ve been participating in becomes “big enough” to be validated by coverage in a mainstream news media outlet:

washingtonpost.com/news/the-sw

Congrats, team 🐘!

comprehensive review by @wmmna@twitter.com of the exhibition featuring (among other forms) quite a selection of critical visualization work and socially-engaged data art by @FHPotsdam@twitter.com students, alumni, colleagues: we-make-money-not-art.com/poli

does anybody have a backup copy of "Readings in information visualization – Using vision to think" (eds. Card, Mackinlay, and Shneiderman, 1999)? i only have the first chapter and the whole book is not that easy to come by…

RT @tillnm@twitter.com: Website with visualization works from my @UASMannheim@twitter.com students now including all projects from last years. infovis-mannheim.de
twitter.com/tillnm/status/9736

i'm increasingly concerned about tracking, but appreciate staying logged in with some services. does anybody know a way to shield cookies from tabs for Twitter or Google from my regular web behavior? don't want to go all incognito, cuz i like my browser history…

intriguing talk by Elena Esposito on performative power of predictive algorithms manufacturing the future by reproducing the past; machine learning should learn how to learn à la "the more you know the past, the more you can expect the future to be different"

Art Palette by Simon Doury & Etienne Ferrier is a well-crafted exploration interface based on color similarities between artworks: artsexperiments.withgoogle.com

The idea is not new, but the intro animation and the ease of going through thousands of artworks is quite a feat. Well done!

the countdown to is on: sharpen your pencils, brew some fresh coffee, and clear your browser cache: informationplusconference.com

… and submit your abstract by 15 May! twitter.com/InfoPlusConf/statu

RT @InfoPlusConf@twitter.com: Our Call for Participation is out now: informationplusconference.com/

Send us your best work in & – and put our stellar program committee to work! The abstract submission deadline is 15 May 2018.

Many thanks to @florianzia@twitter.com & @fdnklg@twitter.com for crafting our new website
twitter.com/InfoPlusConf/statu

RT @IEEEVISAP@twitter.com: VISAP'18 - the @ieeevis@twitter.com Arts Program runs from 23-26 October 2018 in Berlin. Theme for the Call for Entries this year is data and identities; submissions due on June 1st. visap.net
twitter.com/IEEEVISAP/status/9

during workshop at @TU_Berlin@twitter.com on Mediatisation, Visualisation and Participation in Urban Planning @Andreas_Hepp@twitter.com speaks about Deep Mediatization as a thorough coupling between media innovation and social change that turns into a »media manifold« (joint research with @couldrynick@twitter.com)

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