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#TrumpWon? Trend vs. reality

A deep dive into the underlying data behind Trump’s propagated debate win.


Digging up data on Russia’s media

Timofey Pletz talks to us about a data driven initiative that is helping to democratise the relationship between journalists and PR managers in Russia.


Afrobarometer Online Data Analysis

Analyze data on Africa in six simple steps.


A quick and simple tool to batch query Google.

rssFeatured Projects


Fragile Cities: Plotting lesser known urban stories

How much do we know about struggling cities? Do we even know where they are? This map helps shed new light on city data.


Gamesmap: An interactive geography of the UK games industry

Just launched, Gamesmap combines big data, automation, and crowdsourcing to visualize the most complete dataset of the UK gaming sector ever compiled.

rssUpcoming Events

21/10/2016 - 11/12/2016

Data Journalism Production Workshop: Trace Human Rights #datosddhh (Madrid, Spain)

Detect patterns in breach of human rights and turn them into worth telling stories.

1/11/2016 - 4/11/2016

The Graphical Web Conference 2016 (Exeter, UK)

Graphical Web is an annual, global conference that showcases open source technologies for presenting visual information on the web.

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