By: Elena Grace Flores
It is not easy to write about technical things pertaining to the science of data – but there are exceptional individuals that made data journalism a profession or passion. Whatever the reason is, we owe it to them knowing the specifics of the subject in our own time if we wanted to. Just do the search and there you do – information given free.
Since not all of us are avid text readers, Alberto Cairo mastered the art of Visual journalism that would definitely attract those who have creative minds. Going out of his way to find a strategy that would penetrate people with visual minds is already a noble act. It is indeed worth listening to him – and know his tips to improve ones self.
Partially Derivative wrote: Alberto Cairo is the Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the University of Miami, a leader in the data journalism community and author of two fantastic books about data visualization, The Functional Art and his new book The Truthful Art. We talked about the beauty and power of data visualization and the essential role of data journalism and civic data science. Listen to the Podcast via the link below: