The following is the XML schema for the newly released voting records for Legco in XML. A schema defines the structure of the data. It may not be interesting or perhaps even legible by non-programmers. Nonetheless, it is a good indication that the data is properly describing the important parts of the information provided.
One of the best and quickest ways to create maps for journalism is to use Google Fusion Tables. All it requires is that you import KML (keyhole markup language) which you can produce with Google mapping tools (Maps, Earth, Mapsengine) or GIS software. Once you have this fusion table built, you can easily merge that…
This week is the first anniversary of the deleted posts archive. Now, we attempt to revamp the visualisation part.
The JMSC is proud to extend its first Computational Journalism course to professionals and other members of the public.