Data and Visualization: Ontario Salary Disclosure

(Disclaimer: The “Sector” and “Organization type” categories are not part of the original Government of Ontario dataset, I added them. There might be errors, and if there are, it’s my fault and not that of the Ontario Public Service. Use at your own risk.) I’ve written before about how important I think visual presentations of information […]

The Tyranny of Text

Not too long ago, I spent an evening watching and discussing TED talks. There were quite a few talks that were interesting and relevant to the world of policy, but one really stood out. David McCandless, of Information is Beautiful fame, did a talk on visualizing information. While watching the video, I thought back to […]