Not everything has to be permanent, but it would be nice if the best visualization projects were still available many years from now.
Preserving Visualization Work that Will Probably Break or Disappear
1950 Census released by U.S. National Archives
For privacy reasons, there’s a 72-year restriction on individual Census records, which include…
Google Fusion Tables Shutdown, Lack of Preservation, and Finding Alternatives
Google announced that Fusion Tables will be laid to rest, which highlights a need for preservation of visualization for the long-term.
Deep fried data
Maciej Ceglowski, the creator of bookmarking site Pinboard, spoke at the Library of…
CNN transcript collection, 2000-2012
Thanks to the Internet Archive and CNN, thirteen years of transcripts, about a…