Monthly Archives: June 2010

Visualizing Twitter, understanding voluntary segregation

I’m a total Martin Wattenberg and Fernanda Vigas fanboy. I loved their stuff at the Media Lab, at IBM and now at Flowing Media, their new visualization consultancy. Some of their work is “merely” beautiful: Flickr photos of Boston Common, … Continue reading

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Legendary Leakers at PDF2010

Micah Sifry hosts a conversation between two legendary leakers: Daniel Ellsberg, best known for leaking the Pentagon papers, and Julian Assange, the founder and spokesman of Wikileaks, who’s participating from Australia via Skype. Ellsberg begins by mentioning that going into … Continue reading

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