26 February 2013

Simple data journalism tools

The Guardian's Datablog continues to serve as a beacon to data-focused journalists and others trying to use numbers to help tell stories.

This interview by O'Reilly's Strata blog includes reference to several of the key tools that the Datablog uses; some of them disarmingly simple: ExcelTextEditGoogle Fusion TablesGoogle Spreadsheets,TimetricMany EyesAdobe Illustrator, and Tableau.