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What is data visualisation (for a non-technical audience)?

I asked Twitter how to explain data visualisation to a non-technical audience. Is it form, or function? Is it more important now to tell a story visually than ever? This is what Twitter replied. Do you agree – I’d love to know what you think in the comments field at the bottom of this article. … Continue reading

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