April 2011

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Does removing the wrangling undermine understanding

The Guardian Data Blog have shared details today of their ‘workflow’ for cleaning and preparing data and then generating graphics and visualisations. The headline figures about the balance of effort involved (70% of time spent preparing data; just 30% visualising and presenting it) might seem to point towards continued problems with open data being non-standard […]

Open Data in Developing Countries


The focus of my work is currently on the Exploring the Emerging Impacts of Open Data in Developing Countries (ODDC) project with the Web Foundation.

MSc – Open Data & Democracy