Visualización de datos: Una imagen puede valer más que mil números, pero no siempre más que mil palabras

Translated title of the contribution: Data visualization: An image can be worth more than a thousand numbers, but not always more than a thousand words

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Abstract

In the last two decades, data visualization has become a fundamental tool for the exploration and communication of complex messages in disciplines such as statistics, business intelligence, science, journalism, etc. This article exposes the advantages of visualization and also some of its main problems.

Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)1025-1028
Number of pages4
JournalProfesional de la Informacion
Volume26
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 2017

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Keywords

  • Data visualization
  • Infografía
  • Infographics
  • Information design
  • Visualization

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Information Systems
  • Library and Information Sciences

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Visualización de datos : Una imagen puede valer más que mil números, pero no siempre más que mil palabras. / Cairo, Alberto.

In: Profesional de la Informacion, Vol. 26, No. 6, 01.11.2017, p. 1025-1028.

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