Hey! What are some good resources or tips to get started on data journalism?
Any top secret that can be revealed would be appreciated 🤓
I don't think that's how averages work.
Whether parenting or visualizing data:
Don’t dumb it down. Clarify, don’t simplify. Encourage exploration of nuance.
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Provocative visual interpretations of AI algorithms:
(Anyone from Field on here yet?)
Further, as evidenced by the preceding post, I love em dashes. And I loved—*loved*—this essay:
For anyone working in—or concerned about—data science, AI, or machine learning (and *everyone* should be concerned), this essay by Mike L. nicely reframes what algorithmic “fairness” could be.
I have two links to share with you this morning, both data-related, though not especially visual.
Didn't know about this nice hack to get interactive graphics into Medium blog posts: put an iframe into JSfiddle and then embed it https://vis.social/media/SeX378LX9s9jz2kF-7Y https://vis.social/media/PbJSaXk-DoEp1TrEEdM
(used here https://medium.com/google-news-lab/what-is-the-pizza-capital-of-the-us-8611a1ca6e41)
btw, is Matthiew Daniels already in here somewhere?
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