Week 6, Day 2
Theme: Analytics In The Real World
This week's theme is application - not in the sense of a computer program - rather in the sense of 'use it or lose it'. This week we look at how analytics is being applied in the real world.
WATCH Today's task: Data-Driven Journalism at the Guardian Streamed
'Data-Driven Journalism at the Guardian', presentation at the Strata New York Summit 2011, Simon Rogers, Editor at The Guardian, September 21st, 2011
Key takeout: The Guardian has reinvented itself as one of the leading users of data analysis while keeping their website free to all. This talk gives you a good overview of how data is driving some of their journalism and how their readers engage with the newspaper.
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