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Digital Journalism Journal

4/2/20 This morning in class we continued to have a look at data and the ways that it is used in infographics. the subject of todays class was visualisation and the main points covered in the class were. .Discussing how we use data to find stories and then visualise them. .How we use text as data- looking at the state of union corpus. In the afternoon in class with LJ we looked at the different wa...

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Comparing The Infographics Of The State Of Union Speeches

When looking at the infographics of the state of union speeches, I looked at three different types of data. The first one I looked at was the language of the state of the union on the Atlantic. They used a histogram to illustrate how each president used different words in their speeches, this was an interactive histogram that when hovering over a word would show which presidents used it and how of...

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