I had the honor of presenting at four sessions at the Computer Assisted Reporting conference this week. For those who attended, here are the links I referenced in each session.
If you weren't in St. Louis for the conference, you can still get a sense of what's here. If you see something you want to know more about, let me know. For everyone else's presentations, check out this great list.
Election Night Results & Maps
- States that have (or have had) live election data
- Miami Herald embeds WNYC's Florida map
- Patchwork Nation and their county tables
- WNYC's election-day ballot reporting, via SMS texting
Ins and Outs of APIs
- WNYC's It's A Free Country site
- Story with donut dataviz
- Topsy.com and the Topsy API
- My last 100 tweeted links
Election Data Without a Database
- See my post on Making AP Data Easy with Fusion Tables
Apps Without a Backend CMS (using Google Spreadsheets instead)
Hacking the Census - How we made a Fusion Tables census map