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A Tableau Data Journalism Round-Up

Today is the final day of Data Journalism Month, and it's been a pleasure to shine the spotlight on the women and men who tell stories with data for their profession. We interviewed Sarah Ryley from the New York Daily News and Claire Miller from the Trinity Mirror in the ...

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Conversation with Claire Miller

Data journalism is growing in Europe. Part of that comes from the fact that publications of all types are starting to understand that digital media means that journalism needs to embrace new technology and tools to engage audiences in new ways. One of the media organizations that’s leading the way in digital media and data ...

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How Data Viz Enhances the News

Continuing the Data Journalism Month theme, the Tableau Public team is at NICAR in Baltimore. We'll be training journalists and helping them with their visualizations (and maybe even demoing Tableau on....a Mac!).
You may be curious to know, why would a journalist be interested in using a BI software program? Well, Tableau ...

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NICAR Training Part I- Beginner

This week, Team Public is reporting from the Computer Assisted Reporting (CAR) Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. Today we will be holding two Tableau Public training sessions, a beginner session in the morning and an advanced session in the afternoon. Both classes are full, so we wanted to make the training materials available ...

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Tableau Public for DDJ 5 Week Course

The team here at Tableau Public loves helping to train journalists to use Tableau Public to create data driven news stories. We try to go to several journalism events a year, hold our weekly trainings, and work directly with journalists to help them create visualizations ...

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News:rewired wrap-up

Twice a year the news:rewired conference takes place in London, UK. Up to 200 people get together to take the pulse of digital journalism. Mostly Europeans, journalists came to the last edition on Thursday 20 to get a sense of what’s trending in digital journalism. Tools and techniques were introduced with a goal to give attendees ...

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Next Week: at Tapestry and NICAR

{Credit to Jeremy Bowers of NPR for the featured blog post image - the winning t-shirt design for NICAR 2014}
Next week is an exciting week for the Tableau Public team, and a superb culmination of "Data Journalism Month": we'll be flying out to Annapolis, MD to attend the second annual Tapestry Data Storytelling Conference on ...

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Public in the Newsroom: Sarah Ryley at New York Daily News

Sarah Ryley is helping lead the charge for data driven journalism at the New York Daily News. The Tableau vizzes she’s made as the Assistant City Editor for the Manhattan-based newspaper have set records. Her first dashboards on the NYPD Stop and Frisk program were the ...

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We're Live Streaming Tapestry!

The second annual Tapestry Data Storytelling Conference will be held next week in Annapolis, Maryland, and while registration is full, we recently announced that we'll be live streaming video of the presentations for free on our site. To listen and watch the presentations, ...

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Divvy Data Challenge

It's almost Iron Viz feeder contest season! Starting next month, we will kick off the first of three contests that will be used to choose the contestants in our fourth annual Iron Viz competition at the Tableau Customer Conference this September. In the meantime, you can get your competitive juices flowing by entering the Divvy ...

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