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Visualization of the Week: Mapping Mexico’s drug war

Diego Valle-Jones' interactive map illustrates the toll of Mexico's drug war.

This week's visualization comes from Diego Valle-Jones, who has created a powerful interactive map of the drug-related homicides in Mexico since 2004.

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Visualization of the Week: Mapping traffic casualties

A BBC visualization maps every traffic casualty in the UK between 1999-2010.

More than a decade's worth of traffic accident data is plotted out in a BBC visualization. Locations with a history of accidents are hard to miss.

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Visualization of the Week: Mapping U.S. Job Losses

The Geography of Jobs charts U.S. jobs gained and lost from 2004 to the present.

Geography of Jobs, an interactive visualization from TIP Strategies, illustrates the dramatic ebb and flow of U.S. jobs over the last seven years.

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Strata Week: Hadoop adds security to its skill set

Strata Week: Hadoop adds security to its skill set

Hadoop and security, surprising results from a consumer data survey, and disconcerting data retention legislation.

In the latest Strata Week: Will big data offer us more security insights? Or will large data stores become targets for security threats? Plus: A very old map gets a digital upgrade.

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