Election Counter-Programming: Crowds, Clouds, Sheep and Beautiful Data

Thoughtful and fun MIT talk by Google’s Aaron Koblin about crowds, clouds, “data trails” and sheep. He is the creator of the famous flight patterns data visualization, as well as having created part of a Radiohead video.

Consider it election counter-programming: [-]

An example of visualizing TV channel engagement. Apparently Bloomberg viewers go to the Playboy channel in their off hours.

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