Tag: excel

by Lucy Chambers

Another busy year has passed since the first School of Data Journalism at the [International Journalism Festival in Perugia](http://www.journalismfestival.com). Last year, the [Open Knowledge Foundation](http://okfn.org) and the [European Journalism Centre](http://www.ejc.net/ejc/) launched the [Data Journalism Handbook](http://datajournalismhandbook.org), and this year, the two organizations were back organizing the festival within a festival. Here are a few highlights. Attendees […] more »

by Christopher Groskopf

Now that [PANDA](http://pandaproject.net) has been out in the world for a while, we would like to suggest you also take a look at a “cousin” project of sorts: [csvkit](http://csvkit.readthedocs.org/en/latest/index.html). csvkit is a suite of powertools for working with Comma-separated values (CSV) files. It’s a command line toolkit, so you will need some minimal technical know-how […] more »

by Christopher Groskopf

Last time I wrote it was to solicit ideas for PANDA’s API. We’ve since implemented those ideas, and we’ve just released our third alpha, which includes a complete writable API, demo scripts showing how to import from three different data sources, and the ability to import data from Excel spreadsheets. The PANDA project aims to […] more »