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Karim S.

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Washington, DC

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February 24, 2014

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What is your favorite tool for visualizing data?

D3, Processing (I know, right?!), and Excel (it's true).

Do you think data visualization is more of an art or more of a science? Why?

It's a science with artistic appeal. Ben Fry describes excellently how data visualization problems can be decomposed and attacked in a very methodical fashion, but the benefits of imagination throughout those steps is self-evident.

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I'm interested in everything data visualization, from core technologies to novel applications.

Introduction

I'm a software engineer and researcher interested in data visualization, social network analysis, and human-computer interaction.


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