Diversity in Tech – Visualized
In response to a clarion call for diversity figures, many tech companies have released figures on the gender and ethnicity of their workforces. Facebook were first, quickly followed by Google and Yahoo. Several more giants of tech have followed.
Who Rules the Social Web?
We’ve updated our 2012 chart and data depicting the gender balance of various social networks.
Best in Show? What’s the top data dog?
If you look at the numbers on intelligence, longevity, congenital ailments and so on, which canine comes out as top data-dog?
We visualise the result, in this excerpt from my book, Knowledge is Beautiful rendered by VizSweet.
» See the graphic
» Check out the data
Information is Beautiful Awards 2014 – The Results Are In
Last night’s third annual Information is Beautiful Awards celebrated dataviz at its most dazzling. Hundreds of entries were trimmed to a razor-sharp pack of outstandingly illuminating infographics, over which our judges deliberated long and hard. Now, with thanks to our generous sponsors Kantar, we present the winners.
What Powers the Sudden Legalization of Cannabis in the US?
This week, Oregon, Alaska and Washington D.C. joined Colorado and Washington State on the list of US states to legalize or decriminalize cannabis (marijuana).
What powers this sudden and dramatic U-turn in drugs policy? Humanistic sense dawning on the authorities? The artful lobbying of the pro-campaigners? Or are local legislators just smoking some serious green?
Well, they’re definitely getting on high on one kind of green…
» See our visualisation