So the inauguration was on Friday, and there’s been some disagreement about how many people showed up to the event. It turns out, as one might expect, counting thousands of people moving in and out of a space without some kind of counting mechanism like turnstiles is tricky. The New York Times provides a bit of background.
Counting large crowds
10 Best Data Visualization Projects of 2017
It was a rough year, which brought about a lot of good work. Here are my favorite data visualization projects of the year.
How to Spot Visualization Lies
Many charts don’t tell the truth. This is a simple guide to spotting them.
This is an American Workday, By Occupation
I simulated a day for employed Americans to see when and where they work.