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April 17, 2013
Exploring and Understanding Your Data

Image: Table and contents, pivoted. By Tom Longley. Using a spreadsheet to pivot a table helps you see your data clearly and from different angles

Originally published on the...

February 27, 2013
We're at Bangalore's Open Data Camp 2013

Open Data Camp Bangalore is back for its second year and Tactical Tech is excited to be part of it. This two day unconference will take place on the 2nd and 3rd March, bringing together anyone and...

February 25, 2013
Tactical Tech's first School of Data course!

Tactical Tech has been working with the Open Knowledge Foundation on a new project of theirs called School of Data. In our never-ending quest to support rights advocates to work...

August 27, 2012
Delhi Digests: A Sketchbook on E-Waste

Delhi Digest is a collaboration between Tactical Tech and Toxics Link, New Delhi. Delhi Digests hosts a growing collection of interviews, images and data around the issue of e-waste in Delhi. A...

July 26, 2012
Visualising Death: Casualties of the Iraq War

A visualisation can be a useful entry point into understanding the depth and complexity of a number like a death toll. 

There have been many attempts to...

July 23, 2012
A day in the life of the Guardian's data journalism team
The two ideas that I took away from the data journalism masterclass with the Guardian's data team is that laziness can be a good thing and that it's often better to start with a hypothesis and then look for the...
July 19, 2012
First call for Tactical Tech's Info-Activism Camp 2013



July 16, 2012
HasGeek's Big Data community conference in Bangalore

The Fifth Elephant conference organised by HasGeek takes place on 27-28 July 2012 in Bangalore, India. The two days have been divided into four sections: big data infrastructure and processing; data analytics; data visualisation; and industry and...

July 16, 2012
Visualising Palestine

Visualizing Palestine uses creative infographics to visually express narratives from Palestine/Israel to shift perceptions and create emotional appeal. The Visualizing Palestine project is an initiative using...