Introduction. On the left, you can find a rectangular SVG box. Also, D3.js library is already loaded here. To start playing, open your Chrome console and start writing your JS/D3 code there. Example Code. canvas = d3.select('#sandbox'); canvas.append('circle') .attr("cx", "300") .attr("cy", ...
As explained by Quartz: Mwazna (budget in Arabic) the brainchild of a data scientist, Tarek Amr, and a web developer and hacker, Amr Sobhy, aims to inform Egyptians on how their money is being spent through an easy to use Arabic and English site. Huffington Post also wrote about it: ...
Kenyan explorer to Europe has discovered a long river that the European natives call River Thames. The traveler, Githiora wa Njuguna, nonetheless, decided that from today henceforth, this river will have to be named after the hero of his people’s liberation struggles, Dedan Kimathi.
I had my postgraduate degree in Data Mining and Information Retrieval at the University of East Anglia. I am trying to challenge the old saying, "Jack of all trades, master of none". I have about 10 years experience in Software Development. In previous lives I used to work as an Information Security Consultant and Presales Manager. I also have been volunteering in Global Voices Online (GVO) since 2007, and currently I am local ambassador of the Open Knowledge Foundation (OKFN) in Egypt. Words like Open Data, Government 2.0, Data Visualisation, Data Journalism and Social Startups are like music to my ears.
University of East Anglia
MSc Knowledge Discovery and Datamining, 2012 - present