when Game of Thrones meets Network Vis...
...you win and you win
@kristw (https://twitter.com/kristw) will share a behind-the-scenes view of his latest data visualization project, which shows how each #GameOfThrones (https://twitter.com/hashtag/GameOfThrones?src=hash) episode was discussed on Twitter. Using data visualization, we can extract and reveal the stories of every episode from fans’ Tweets.
You may not be sure how Lord Varys (http://gameofthrones.wikia.com/wiki/Varys) collects information from his little birds (http://gameofthrones.wikia.com/wiki/Little_birds), but in this talk you will hear how we can collect information from our little birds. Topics include, but are not limited to:
Game of Thrones
some more cleaning
p.s. never seen the show? that's ok. come enjoy the #d3js all the same 😃
@kristw (https://twitter.com/kristw) is a data visualization scientist @twitter (https://twitter.com/twitter) and prolific contributor to the d3 ecosystem of examples & tools. a small selection of his projects include:
Whose Grid Map is better? Quality Metrics for Grid Map Layouts (https://medium.com/@kristw/whose-grid-map-is-better-quality-metrics-for-grid-map-layouts-e3d6075d9e80#.octyn9ral)
Create your own Grid Map, a semi-automatic way (https://medium.com/@kristw/creating-grid-map-for-thailand-397b53a4ecf#.yfyetrq23)