Tag Archives: Open Data

Flying through data in a planetarium

Because sometimes data visualisations need a bit more space

One of the things I often feel when I’m trying to visualise data it is that I just don’t have enough space. Take the interactive part of this article for instance. There’s a limit to how big visualisations like that can be, and deciding what information to leave off is tough. In the end, I
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Make data more open – make it wearable

The most accessible data are the data you can touch

A single graph can convey a whole lot of information quickly and clearly, but I’ll be the first to admit that they aren’t always the most exciting things to engage with. Traditional data visualisations don’t float everybody’s boat, and that presents a problem for people who believe in open data. The motivation behind making data
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