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How to Think like a Data Journalist [Datablog]

How to Think like a Data Journalist [Datablog] | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it

Whilst preparing for her Strata keynote, Google's Kathryn Hurley spent a week with the Datablog team and here are a few key takeaways from that experience...

 

Exploring the methods and tools that a data journalist uses in their day to day activity at the Guardian Datablog: The fast-paced environment means data analysis tools that are quick and easy to use reign supreme. There are really three major steps of the Guardian Datablog's process that drive the tools and resources they use:

Getting the data Telling the story Sharing the data

Read further for more details on the data journalism process and associated resources and links, as well as how you can apply some of these data analysis techniques to your own work...
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Mega-Obsessed: Our Favorite Things From 2014

Mega-Obsessed: Our Favorite Things From 2014 | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Last-minute gift ideas, anyone?
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Meet the Bros. Dardenne, Belgium's National Treasures Behind 'Two Days, One Night'

Meet the Bros. Dardenne, Belgium's National Treasures Behind 'Two Days, One Night' | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
If you don't frequent the Cannes, Telluride, Toronto and New York film festivals, or at least your local art house movie theater, you may not know the names Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne. But, as someone who does, take my word for it: these soft-spoken, unassuming sexagenarian brothers from Belgium are as talented and consistently on-the-mark as any filmmakers in the world — and they have been for years.
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Brussels on strike: Rich city, poor citizens

Brussels on strike: Rich city, poor citizens | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Europe is ailing. In no other place is this more clear than in Brussels, the heart of Europe, where Belgians are reluctant to accept the neoliberal austerity measures of their new government.
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The Real Crisis of journalism - The New Yorker

The Real Crisis of journalism - The New Yorker | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
The self-purge at The New Republic might be taken as part of the demise of old journalistic institutions. Or it might be the story of one incompetent mogul.
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Brazil's President, Herself a Victim, Cries While Addressing Past Regime's Torture

Brazil's President, Herself a Victim, Cries While Addressing Past Regime's Torture | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
The findings of a commission established to investigate abuses that took place under the military dictatorship that ruled Brazil from 1964 to 1985 were tearfully announced Wednesday by Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff—who herself was subject to torture as a member of a militant Marxist opposition group during that time. Although...
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Google and Europe come to blows, but will they break up?

Google and Europe come to blows, but will they break up? | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Google’s operations in Europe have come under fire recently, with the UK proposing new corporate tax reforms that are being dubbed a “Google tax” for targeting the multi-national. And this follows hot…
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#COP20: Thousands in Lima march for climate as talks grind on

#COP20: Thousands in Lima march for climate as talks grind on | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Students, environmentalists, workers, women's defenders, anti-poverty activists and indigenous groups join the 'People's Climate March' in the Peruvian capital
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40 Most Groundbreaking Albums of All Time

40 Most Groundbreaking Albums of All Time | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
From the Beatles to Kanye West, the monumental musical statements that changed the world
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What to expect from the COP20 climate summit

What to expect from the COP20 climate summit | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
The UN meeting offers a glimpse into complex climate change debates that normally go on behind closed doors.
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‘Let us do the job’: Peru’s President calls on COP20 to make a new climate deal

‘Let us do the job’: Peru’s President calls on COP20 to make a new climate deal | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
The first day of COP20 has come and gone. What was discussed?
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Cybersecurity, the Internet of Things, and the Role of Government

Cybersecurity, the Internet of Things, and the Role of Government | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
From targeted cyber hacks to cyberterrorism, the IoT’s proliferation of new devices is apt to be awfully tempting to national, amateur, and for-hire hackers.
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7 Visionary Women Who Paved The Way For Electronic Music

7 Visionary Women Who Paved The Way For Electronic Music | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Check out part 2 here . 1) DELIA DERBYSHIRE First we pay tribute to ‘Sculptress of Sound’ Delia Derbyshire . The ‘woman behind the wobbulator’ once approached Decca Recording Studios in London, only for them to tell her unequivocally that they did...
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5 albums from Uruguay you MUST listen to - Guru'guay

5 albums from Uruguay you MUST listen to - Guru'guay | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
The Uruguay music scene has a mixture of rock, pop, tango, folklore, candombe, carnival sounds. Prepare to be surprised by the creativity and quality.
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'Little public life' as huge strike rocks Belgium

'Little public life' as huge strike rocks Belgium | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Belgium's new right-of-centre government says employment is its major issue as the country's transport system ground to a strike-hit halt today (8 December) and ahead of Ford's imminent shuttering of its Genk plant in ten days. related to Service suppliers/supply chain, Vehicle manufacturers, Vehicle manufacturing, Ford,
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10 Weird Facts We Learned at Belgium's French Fry Museum

10 Weird Facts We Learned at Belgium's French Fry Museum | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
10 Weird Facts We Learned at Belgium's French Fry Museum || Jaunted
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Linux Mint 17.1 review—less change is good change

Linux Mint 17.1 review—less change is good change | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Now relying on an Ubuntu LTS base, Mint update shows the distro's strategy is on point.
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The 7 psychological reasons that are stopping us from acting on climate change

The 7 psychological reasons that are stopping us from acting on climate change | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Human brains aren't built to deal with humanity's biggest problem.
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Rich-poor conflict re-emerges at United Nations climate talks in Peru

Rich-poor conflict re-emerges at United Nations climate talks in Peru | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it

<Momentum from a historic US-China pact to resist global warming is showing signs of fading at UN climate talks as the familiar rich-poor conflict persists.

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Giant Greenpeace protest banner set up beside ancient Nazca Lines

Giant Greenpeace protest banner set up beside ancient Nazca Lines | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Before dawn on Monday (December 8), Greenpeace activists set up an enormous climate change banner beside the historic Nazca lines located on a stretch of coastal desert in Peru. The message was set up beside a giant hummingbird-shaped formation created by the Nazca culture that flourished in the region from 100 BC to around 800 AD.
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Lima for dummies: a guide to the UN climate change talks

Lima for dummies: a guide to the UN climate change talks | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
As thousands of Government delegates meet in the Peruvian capital for the annual United Nations talks on tackling climate change, we present a beginner's guide to what it's all about
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#Peru Criticized for ‘Disregarding’ Rights of Indigenous in Amazon

#Peru Criticized for ‘Disregarding’ Rights of Indigenous in Amazon | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
Indigenous organizations and international human rights activists say Peru is failing to protect the rights of indigenous people in its Amazon rainforest.
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How do you find useful Twitter accounts? 5 tips for journalists

How do you find useful Twitter accounts? 5 tips for journalists | Communication in  the digital era | Scoop.it
A version of this post originally appeared on Help Me Investigate Welfare. Every so often on Help Me Investigate we compile a list* of people on Twitter to follow on particular issues. Here's how w...
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