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Interactively Explore the YOLO Flip

Interactively Explore the YOLO Flip Interactively Explore the YOLO Flip

In preparation of the Winter Olympic Games 2014 in Sochi, we helped the Swiss newspaper Neue Zürcher Zeitung publish a long-form article about Iouri Podladtchikov, a professional snowboarder and – since yesterday – freshly baked Olympic gold medalist. To help readers better understand the sport, we created a series of illustrations and an interactive animation. Read more

Reflections about the Open Knowledge Conference 2013

Reflections about the Open Knowledge Conference 2013 Reflections about the Open Knowledge Conference 2013

I'd like to share with you a few key insights I took with me from the OKCon 2013 regarding contextualization of data, the future of social interaction, data privacy and our role in reshaping society. Read more

OKCon 2013

OKCon 2013 OKCon 2013

On September 16th to 18th, Geneva will host OKCon 2013, the annual Open Knowledge Conference, bringing together representatives from agencies and public administrations, technology activists, civic entrepreneurs and data-driven designers. Read more

How We Visualized Meteorite Impacts

How We Visualized Meteorite Impacts How We Visualized Meteorite Impacts

In this post I will describe my experience when working on one of the visualization challenges arranged by visualizing.org. The task this time was to create a visualization based on collected data about meteorite impacts reaching back to 2500 B.C. Read more

Review of the SEE#8 Conference

Review of the SEE#8 Conference Review of the SEE#8 Conference

For this year’s SEE#8 conference we headed off to Wiesbaden’s Schlachthof. Let us reflect a bit on the things we learned. Read more

Feedburner Update

Feedburner Update Feedburner Update

This is a quick post regarding our RSS feed. The new URL is http://datavisualization.ch/feed/ Read more

How We Visualized Life After Fukushima

How We Visualized Life After Fukushima How We Visualized Life After Fukushima

In this post we share our experience creating an interactive feature in close collaboration with Swiss newspaper Neue Zürcher Zeitung. During two intense weeks we combined best practices from information design with data-driven journalism and personal storytelling. Read more

13 Conferences to attend in 2013

13 Conferences to attend in 2013 13 Conferences to attend in 2013

We've compiled a small list of conferences definitely worth visiting in 2013. Events like this are a great way to see, learn, connect and be inspired. If you're lucky enough to get a ticket, be sure to let us know so we could meet up and have a chat. Read more

Analyzing Presidential Candidate’s Body Language

Analyzing Presidential Candidate’s Body Language Analyzing Presidential Candidate’s Body Language

The New York Times recently examined the body language of the US presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. Read more

How We Visualized 112 Years of Olympic Games

How We Visualized 112 Years of Olympic Games How We Visualized 112 Years of Olympic Games

After reading about the visualizing.org challenge to create an interactive visualization for the Olympic Summer Games, our current intern Christian Gross accepted the challenge and took it upon himself to create a visualization. In this post you can read about his experiences while working on the challenge, what obstacles he had to overcome and what he has learned by doing so. Read more

The Champions Ring

The Champions Ring The Champions Ring

Deroy Peraza from Hyperakt has published a huge collection of sports championships visualizations using radial brackets. Read more

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