Hubway data visualization challenge winners

See some of the works created from the data generated by half a million Hubway rides.

November 14, 2012  |  CATEGORIES: Featured, News

Another data visualization competition revealed its winners yesterday. The Hubway Data Visualization Challenge received 67 submissions from information designers that tried to give form and bring new insights from the data collected from  half a million Hubway rides –  the company provides a bike sharing service in Boston and compiled data from July 28th, 2011  through the end of September, 2012.

Among all the visualizations, the one created by Ta Chiraphadhanakul was elected by the jury as the overall winner.

 

Partial screen capture of the Hubway Data Visualization Challenge winner, by Ta Chiraphadhanakul

(the Hubway Data Visualization Challenge winner, by Ta Chiraphadhanakul)

And the other participants that were awarded by their effort:

Best Aesthetics - Russell Goldenberg

Best Analysis – Kim Ducharme, Kenn Knowles, Verena Tiefenbeck, Zia Sobhani

Winner of the Hubway Data Visualization Challenge for best analysis, by Kim Ducharme, Kenn Knowles, Verena Tiefenbeck, Zia Sobhani

(Winner of the Hubway Data Visualization Challenge for best analysis, by Kim Ducharme, Kenn Knowles, Verena Tiefenbeck, Zia Sobhani)

Best Analysis – Ari Ofsevit

Hubway Data Visualization Challenge, Best Analysis - Ari Ofsevit

Hubway Data Visualization Challenge, Best Analysis, by Ari Ofsevit

Best Data Narrative – Eurry Kim & Kaz Sakamoto

Hubway Data Visualization Challenge Best Data Narrative - Eurry Kim & Kaz Sakamoto

(Hubway Data Visualization Challenge Best Data Narrative – Eurry Kim & Kaz Sakamoto)

Best Data Exploration Tool – Andy Woodruff

Hubway Data Visualization Challenge Best Data Exploration Tool - Andy Woodruff

(Hubway Data Visualization Challenge Best Data Exploration Tool – Andy Woodruff)

People’s Choice – Lokman

Hubway Data Visualization Challenge People's Choice - Lokman

(Hubway Data Visualization Challenge People’s Choice – Lokman)

Honorable Mention – Eric Simoneau

Hubway Data Visualization Challenge Honorable Mention - Eric Simoneau

(Hubway Data Visualization Challenge Honorable Mention – Eric Simoneau)

 

The Hubway trip history data included every trip ever taken – with date, time, origin and destination stations, plus the bike number and more. You can see all the data visualizations produced from this data in the website’s gallery, it’s really worth the visit

 

Links: Hubway - Hubway Data Visualization Challenge winners

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