creatively… a bit of a mixed bag

Visualising Data and Social Media on iOS

Trending App by Nicholas Hurden I’m currently trying to build an app that visualises Twitter data in a meaningful way, for people who want to track social activity surrounding particular TV shows, current affairs and trending topics. Today I’m looking at what’s already out there in social data visualisation apps… More

Gun Crime in Ireland – An Experiment in Ricksaw.js

Rickshaw.js is a “JavaScript toolkit for creating interactive time series graphs”. In other words, it’s a library that sits on top of D3 that specifically helps to visualise data over time.  Since we have been attempting to visualise activity on Twitter over a period of time, it looks like it’s… More

Visualise This

Over the past few weeks I have found myself mucking about with data visualisation. I say ‘mucking about’ because data visualisation and analysis is a science in and of itself and my finger-painting attempts hardly do it justice. Nevertheless, I have been learning how to take in a dataset from… More
Sep, 23

Global GameCraft

I was recently approached by Andrea Magnorsky of BatCat Games to see if I would help out with an event called Global GameCraft. I really got a flavour for homegrown events while I was working on State of Play so, naturally, I accepted.… More
Jul, 10


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Jul, 24


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Jul, 24