roomthily
roomthily:

"This is Not a Data Visualization"
via The Auguries of Innocence: This Is Not a Data Visualization.
But visualizations are not the data. The data is not the sum of the experience. We’ve been inappropriately using data visualizations as the basis for statements and conclusions. We’re leaving out rigorous statistical analysis, and appropriate qualifiers such as confidence intervals. It’s exciting that we’ve become more and more a society of pattern-seekers. But it’s important that we don’t become lazy and cavalier with what we do with those observations. We also have to remember our audience, and how the audience puts into context what they see.

roomthily:

"This is Not a Data Visualization"

via The Auguries of Innocence: This Is Not a Data Visualization.

But visualizations are not the data. The data is not the sum of the experience. We’ve been inappropriately using data visualizations as the basis for statements and conclusions. We’re leaving out rigorous statistical analysis, and appropriate qualifiers such as confidence intervals. It’s exciting that we’ve become more and more a society of pattern-seekers. But it’s important that we don’t become lazy and cavalier with what we do with those observations. We also have to remember our audience, and how the audience puts into context what they see.

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