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Red-green color schemes in visualization are tricky
I'm following the results of the Spanish presidential elections and have just seen  this map of participation . It uses a diverging color scheme to show the difference in comparison to the previous election. Red and green color palettes are tricky. Color bl...
I'm following the results of the Spanish presidential elections and have just seen this map of participation. It uses a diverging color scheme to show the difference in comparison to the previous election. Red and green color...
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Diverging color schemes: Showing good data isn't enough; you need to show it well
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This is yet...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it doe...
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Diverging color schemes: Showing good data isn't enough; you need to show it well
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This is yet...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it doe...
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Diverging color schemes: Showing good data isn't enough; you need to show it well
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This is yet...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it doe...
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Diverging color schemes in maps
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading, and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This is ye...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading, and far from being “real”, although it do...
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Diverging color schemes in maps
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to differ. Nelson's map is misleading. A much more truthful depiction of the results appeared in The New York Times...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to differ. Nelson's map is misleading. A much more truthful depiction of the resul...
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Diverging color schemes: Showing good data isn't enough; you need to show it well
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This is yet...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it doe...
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Diverging color schemes: Showing good data isn't enough; you need to show it well
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This is yet...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it doe...
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Diverging color schemes: Showing good data isn't enough; you need to show it well
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This isn't ...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it doe...
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Diverging color schemes: Showing good data isn't enough; you need to show it well
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This is yet...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to disagree. Nelson's map is misleading and far from being “real”, although it doe...
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Diverging color schemes in maps
Fraser Nelson , editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to differ. Nelson's map is misleading, and far from being “real”, although it does show accurate data. This is yet ...
Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, claims that his map of Brexit is better than a diverging color scheme one. See his comparison: I beg to differ. Nelson's map is misleading, and far from being “real”, although it does...
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Len DeGroot on how news graphics, data journalism, and caring about your audience
I'm busy analyzing the nearly 40 interviews conducted for my dissertation, which deals with how news graphics have changed in the past decade or decade and a half. I can't resist sharing some bits from the raw transcript of the interview with Len Degroot , ...
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Infographics director. Information graphics and visualization teacher/consultant: www.elartefuncional.com www.visualopolis.com www.albertocairo.com
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Information graphics and visualization teacher and director. www.elartefuncional.com , www.visualopolis.com , www.albertocairo.com Interested in visual presentation, cognitive psychology, and science in general
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