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.

How Much is Mark Zuckerberg Worth?

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How Much is Mark Zuckerberg Worth?

Facebook’s IPO has been making news waves today coast to coast. And if you’re like most people, chances are ... keep reading
Ready, Set, Visualize: 5 Apps for Tracking Fitness Data

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Ready, Set, Visualize: 5 Apps for Tracking Fitness Data

There is a lot of buzz around people having much more data available and how that can help us improve our lives. One ... keep reading
30 Places to Find Open Data on the Web

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30 Places to Find Open Data on the Web

Finding an interesting data set and a story it tells can be the most difficult part of producing an infographic or data ... keep reading
Visualizing the Occupy Movement

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Visualizing the Occupy Movement

This weekend in 7 cities across the world (including Oakland, Calif.), people hacked away at #OccupyData hackathons ... keep reading
The Importance of Being Earnest in Editing Visuals

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The Importance of Being Earnest in Editing Visuals

In the olden days – 30 years ago – when many U.S. newspapers were beginning to use more graphics as storytelling ... keep reading
Is Apple Lying With Statistics?

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Is Apple Lying With Statistics?

At Visual.ly, we are big fans of Apple’s products. Huge. At each meeting, a halo of Apple logos shines from laptop ... keep reading
TED Talk Video: Jer Thorp, The Weight of Data

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TED Talk Video: Jer Thorp, The Weight of Data

If you’re into data visualization or information design, you probably know – or at least have seen – ... keep reading
Why Is Data Visualization So Hot?

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Why Is Data Visualization So Hot?

Noah Iliinsky is the co-author of Designing Data Visualizations and technical editor of, and a contributor to, ... keep reading
Gone With the Data

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Gone With the Data

There are a lot of bad infographics out there. Some just don’t work with human perception and because of that, ... keep reading
The Giving Tree(map)

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The Giving Tree(map)

Treemaps have proliferated fast and far since Ben Shneiderman invented them in 1990. One reason for this quick spread ... keep reading