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      Zaytoun, Visualising Human made Disaster through Interactive Illustration

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            Abstract

            Networked journalism, a recent trend through the development of Web 2.0 and 3.0 technologies such as micro-blogging and social media gave birth to a new form of interaction between the traditional notion of journalism and the public (Beckett 2010). The spread of smartphones and Internet to all corners of the world has given individuals a global voice for what they see, hear and observe. Bradshaw (2012) discusses some of the hidden practices within Data Journalism such as methods that journalists use to filter the data, vast data collection techniques and data mining methods to generate new forms of information from digitised data. The complexity of the practice and issues with data overload in the modern age also brings in concerns about data privileges. For instance, how various kinds of information such as wars, diseases and corruption compete with one another.

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            Contributors
            Conference
            July 2015
            July 2015
            : 7-8
            Affiliations
            [0001]University of Edinburgh

            78 Westport, Edinburgh EH1 2LE, UK
            [0002]Freelance Artist and Illustrator

            Edinburgh, UK
            Article
            10.14236/ewic/eva2015.45
            7dfec90e-9133-46b8-8dca-9cf7c02c5358
            © Hadi Mehrpouya et al. Published by BCS Learning and Development Ltd. Proceedings of EVA London 2015, UK

            This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 Unported License. To view a copy of this license, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

            Electronic Visualisation and the Arts (EVA 2015)
            EVA
            London, UK
            7 & 9 July 2015
            Electronic Workshops in Computing (eWiC)
            Electronic Visualisation and the Arts
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            Self URI (article page): https://www.scienceopen.com/hosted-document?doi=10.14236/ewic/eva2015.45
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            Categories
            Electronic Workshops in Computing

            Applied computer science,Computer science,Security & Cryptology,Graphics & Multimedia design,General computer science,Human-computer-interaction

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