Olly Moss

Olly is the creative director of Halftone.co, a visualization studio and consultancy in San Francisco. This is the rest of his bio, it can be more than two lines long if he wants.

Infographic Contest: Youth Skills Work

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Infographic Contest: Youth Skills Work

This week is contest week on the Visually blog. We are launching 4 contests this week for everyone from designers to ... keep reading
Winners of the PEJ Economist Infographic Challenge

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Winners of the PEJ Economist Infographic Challenge

With Visually’s help, The Economist Group and the Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in ... keep reading
Black Friday/ Cyber Monday Shopping Frenzy: Visualized

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Black Friday/ Cyber Monday Shopping Frenzy: Visualized

Through a credit crunch, recession, housing crisis and jobless recovery, Americans find it hard to stay away from the ... keep reading
Lessons from Visualized: Shy Data needs Sneaky Data Scientists

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Lessons from Visualized: Shy Data needs Sneaky Data Scientists

(Photo: M. Migurski @ Visualized Conference, 11/08/2012; source) We live in an unprecedented time of abundant, easily ... keep reading
Visualizing Connections In Data

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Visualizing Connections In Data

For many of the projects we do at Visually, data comes from a source that has already done some aggregation. This is ... keep reading
Can Big Data Help Win Olympic Gold?

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Can Big Data Help Win Olympic Gold?

My friend Perry and I sat in the wooden lobby of an apartment building in Brooklyn today, when a debate familiar to any ... keep reading
Credit Where It’s Due: Challenges in Sourcing Infographics

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Credit Where It’s Due: Challenges in Sourcing Infographics

Many infographics are sourced with data sets, databases or long lists of URLs. These kinds of sources are invaluable ... keep reading
Visualizing Euro 2012: Who Are The Players?

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Visualizing Euro 2012: Who Are The Players?

Baseball and football, with their large sample sizes of repetitious and sometimes exhilarating events, are tailor-made ... keep reading
Messy Data? These Tools May Help Clean It Up

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Messy Data? These Tools May Help Clean It Up

As we recently wrote, one downside to the big open data movement is that many data providers don’t put it into ... keep reading
The Dangers of Scale: Visualizing the Hills of Bay to Breakers

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The Dangers of Scale: Visualizing the Hills of Bay to Breakers

If you live in San Francisco, chances are you’ve heard of a “little” running event happening this ... keep reading