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About olivewakefield

Hi, I'm Olive! I'm a journo student, I am really keen on infographics, I hope you like our blog!

innovographic

Gail Knight has come up with the genius idea of mapping all the public toilets in the UK. Apparently this information had not existed previously, so she has taken it upon herself to make an interactive graphic map marking all … Continue reading

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Infographics News Flash

Next Saturday 9th April, trendy East London magazine Dazed and Confused launches its first day-long festival. Hosted over 5 venues, the day promises to be spectacular, fusing brain-shredding DJ sets with brain-building lectures. The one that particularly standsout – the … Continue reading

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let there be light.

Huzzah! The clocks go forward today, officially marking the beginning of what we hope will be a lovely summer, resplendent with balmy evenings and much Pimms. Daylight Saving Time may deprive us of an hours sleep but the long-term effect … Continue reading

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Retrographics

So, when we five bright-eyed journos were first introduced to infographics, we were under the illusion that it was a new phenomenon. That these fun and colorful little visual thrills were a recent development in the world of news and … Continue reading

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books ‘r’ us infographic

Having done English at uni and being a bit of a bookworm myself, I loved this infographic I found on The Guardian a few days ago. Informationisbeautiful.net put it together. The more recommended the novel, the larger it appears on … Continue reading

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the iPad 2

So, as a self-confessed mac zealot, you won’t be surprised to hear I got incredibly excited about the launch of the new iPad this week! What a treat…now I just need to earn a bit (a lot) of money in … Continue reading

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sheen not heard

So this week the Charlie Sheen car-crash reached epic proportions with him firing a lawsuit at the Two and Half Men producers, hiring an ‘intern’ to help disseminate his insane ramblings and revealing his unorthodox domestic situatuation- two ‘goddesses’ to … Continue reading

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