Literacy in the algorithmic medium
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Reading, writing, curating, publishing, modeling, coding: what are the new skills, what education is needed?
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The #Schools Where Apple, Google, and Facebook Get Their #Recruits | #dataviz #tech

The #Schools Where Apple, Google, and Facebook Get Their #Recruits | #dataviz #tech | Literacy in the algorithmic medium | Scoop.it
A look at which colleges provide new recruits to the big tech companies.

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Vintage Data Visualization: 35 examples from before the Digital Era | #dataviz #history

Vintage Data Visualization: 35 examples from before the Digital Era | #dataviz #history | Literacy in the algorithmic medium | Scoop.it

Graphics, charts, diagrams and visual data representations have been published on books, newspapers and magazines since they've existed, not to mention old maps and scientific illustrations...

 

Despite the lack of tools such as the ones we have at our disposal nowadays, they are as inspiring and important as the best contemporary visualizations. Visit the article link for a gallery of vintage visualizations...


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Mariana Soffer's comment, July 20, 2013 9:39 AM
my pleasure
Charlley Luz's curator insight, July 20, 2013 10:26 AM

muito legal, os Infográficos antes de existir a internet. 35 exemplos de infográficos no papel :) Achei falta do Marcha para Moscou do Minard http://www.datavis.ca/gallery/re-minard.php ;

Leoncio Lopez-Ocon's curator insight, July 20, 2013 2:57 PM

El brasileño Tiago Veloso, fundador de Visual Loop, nos ofrece 35 interesantísimas representaciones visuales de distintos fenómenos y eventos que permiten hacer un paseo por la historia de la ilustración científica.

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PIE Activity Dashboard

"The Precision Information Environment (PIE) Activity Awareness Environment was designed to improve the information synthesis process by bringing in multiple, disparate data feeds and sources, extracting features of interest and visualizing the information to give emergency response professionals insight and situational understanding in a timely and intuitive manner. The system also applies a user recommendation system to help filter the data based on the needs and activities of the user thereby giving them the right information at the right time. http://precisioninformation.org"


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Howard Rheingold's curator insight, August 9, 2013 6:55 PM

Infotention comes to a community for whom it is literally a life and death manner. This video introduces a dashboard for emergency response professionals.

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luiy's curator insight, October 10, 2013 8:10 PM

The Precision Information Environment (PIE) Activity Awareness Environment was designed to improve the information synthesis process by bringing in multiple, disparate data feeds and sources, extracting features of interest and visualizing the information to give emergency response professionals insight and situational understanding in a timely and intuitive manner. The system also applies a user recommendation system to help filter the data based on the needs and activities of the user thereby giving them the right information at the right time. http://precisioninformation.org