6 April 2016

Webkid Interactives

Today we launched our first webkid interactive. The data visualization shows who is fighting whom in Syria. It is an interact…

21 March 2016

How we created an interactive map with MapboxGL

In our latest project, we have visualized the bicycle roads in Berlin. The interactive map is implemented using MapboxGL and …

11 March 2016

Using Spreadsheets as a CMS for data visualizations

When we build visualizations at webkid.io, we sometimes need small backends for our applications which enable our clients to …

9 March 2016

We are hiring: Javascript Developer in Berlin

TL;DR;If you want to work as a Javascript developer on journalistic projects in Berlin, send us a mail with work samples to i…

13 February 2016

How to process geospatial data with Node.js and TURF

In the last two years we created several map projects. When you do projects like this it’s a common task that you have to pro…

22 December 2015

How interactive news and data journalism responded to the major events of 2015

An unofficial and incomplete look at how major news outlets over the world reacted to the main events throughout the year 201…

23 November 2015

Some simple tricks for creating responsive charts with D3

In this post I have collected some techniques that I used recently when creating D3 Charts. With focus on small screens, thes…

9 November 2015

Interactive 3D Maps With OSMBuildings

In this article I will show you how to create a 3D map based on OSMBuildings with custom geojson data and fly-to animations. …

5 October 2015

We let 10k+ people draw the former inner-german border. This is what happened.

On October 3rd Germany celebrated the 25th anniversary of the reunification. Therefore we published the interactive feature E…

17 September 2015

The Refugee Crisis through the eyes of Data Visualization

The refugee crisis is the ubiquitous topic in international media for the past months. Many news outlets have tried to suppor…