Hack Session 2: New Yorker Magazine Vis---Inequalit­y and New York’s Subway

Vivian Zhang
Posted on Nov 12, 2013

Special thanks goes to James O'Malley, Chad Hyett, and their firm PORTER NOVELLI for the spectacular space.

PORTER NOVELLI is a public relations management firm specializing in consumer, corporate, healthcare and technology communications.

Thanks for coming, Jennifer, Nick, Andrei, John, David, Vijith, Bug, John 2, Dan, Dwayne, Elliot, Brian, Aaron! We had a lot of fun!






Sonya's Prezi can also be found at "subway-stations-and-census-data"


Meetup Announcement:


Sonya Reynolds (public data domain expert)

Tianyi Jiang (Visualization engineer @ SupStat Inc.)


1. pull the data file from census website
2. clean and adjust it to our visualization need
3. visualization by d3.js


This session is very technical and requires intensive experience with D3.js.

If you don't know the workflow of visualization and d3.js syntax, it is very likely you can't follow along. You are welcome to attend other preliminary D3.js workshops in this group.


Other Useful Info Link:


Our Hack Version: http://www.d3js.cn/demo/subway/worldMap.html

Magazine Link: http://www.newyorker.com/sandbox/business/subway.html

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Vivian Zhang

Vivian Zhang

Vivian is a data scientist who has been devoted to the analytics industry and the development and use of data technologies for several years. She obtained expertise in data analysis and data management as a Senior Analyst and...
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