Props to the Pudding for being brilliant as always: https://pudding.cool/2019/04/text-prediction/
Listening to become more human. Such an important conversation (to listen to): https://listenerspodcast.uoregon.edu/2018/08/09/8-celeste-headlee-listening-to-become-more-human/
Amazing narrative video illustration of wealth inequality and a clear explanation of a “wealth tax”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pTwPHuE_HrU
For those of you who are thinking about diversity, inclusion and representativity in dataviz and what you can do, I wrote a blog post of my experience using an inclusion rider as a speaker at a data-related conference. https://www.chezvoila.com/blog/inclusionrider
OMG @sophiewarnes you are awesome for sharing this: https://www.reddit.com/r/dataisbeautiful/comments/azjti7/leonardo_dicaprio_refuses_to_date_a_woman_over_25/
Everyone, go sign up for Sophie's email newsletter, Fair Warning. It's great.
@Typographigirl What a great username. Welcome!
Hi, folks! Apparently we are up to ~4,000 users here on vis.social. Exciting!
I haven't been super active here (busy with lots of projects), but if you are getting something out of it, please consider a donation: https://vis.social/about/more
I just upgraded our hosting plan to ~USD$45 per month to handle all your toots. So, yeah, there's no such thing as a free toot. 🍍
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: Some of the best data visualisation content encountered during January 2019 http://www.visualisingdata.com/2019/03/best-of-the-visualisation-web-jan
…and by "best" I mean it was the least shady in terms of privacy practices. It certainly was not the simplest to install.
"My paintings translate words into visual language." So much great data art & #dataviz inspiration in the paintings by Leslie Roberts: https://leslierobertsart.com/section/425019-Paintings-2016-18.html via @MrPrudence@twitter.com
A calm, inspirational blog post by @lennymartinezd: https://makeinformationuseful.wordpress.com/2019/02/13/building-understanding-of-the-world/ I like blog posts like this one.
i love this program. just wanted to share that with everyone.
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