Los Angeles Times Data Desk

Map, databases, analysis and visualization from a team of reporters and computer programmers in the Los Angeles Times newsroom

Python 144 28


A set of helpers for baking your Django site out as flat files

Updated Oct 26, 2016

CoffeeScript 6 3


Copyboy is our fork of GitHub's Campfire bot, hubot. He is aware of all Internet traditions.

Updated Oct 24, 2016

Python 0 11


forked from newsapps/p2p-python

Wrapper for Tribune's Content Services API

Updated Oct 19, 2016

Python 0 26


forked from newsdev/elex

A wrapper for the AP v2 Elections API.

Updated Oct 17, 2016

Python 20 17


A Django database field for storing YAML data

Updated Oct 6, 2016

JavaScript 0 320


forked from Quartz/Chartbuilder

Updated Oct 3, 2016

Python 2 0


The open-source engine that powers bigbuilder, the Los Angeles Times Data Desk's system for publishing standalone pages

Updated Sep 20, 2016

Python 62 13


Some simple math we use to do journalism.

Updated Sep 13, 2016


Convert a shapefile into an SVG you can use with JavaScript libraries

Updated Sep 13, 2016


A database of test scores for roughly 200 L.A. Unified magnet schools obtained by the Los Angeles Times.

Updated Sep 8, 2016

HTML 1 0


A Django app to download and load campaign finance data from the Los Angeles City Ethics Commission

Updated Aug 31, 2016


Code examples and tutorial on getting data out of OpenStreetMap

Updated Aug 23, 2016


Maps of the consolidated precincts used in California's Alameda and Santa Clara counties for the 2016 primary election.

Updated Aug 4, 2016

Python 25 4


Django template tools for printing filler, a technique from the days of hot type known as greeking

Updated Jul 26, 2016

Python 1 39


forked from sunlightlabs/census

A Python wrapper for the US Census API

Updated Jul 26, 2016

TypeScript 0 72


forked from jupyter/jupyterlab

JupyterLab computational environment. This is a very early preview, and is not suitable for general usage yet.

Updated Jul 15, 2016

Python 3 2


A custom template for initializing a new Django project the Data Desk way.

Updated Jul 8, 2016

Jupyter Notebook 0 0


A quick analysis conducted for "Fire officials were concerned about Westlake building where 5 died in a blaze", a June 15, 2016, story by the Los Angeles Times.

Updated Jun 16, 2016


Maps of the consolidated precincts used in Los Angeles County's 2016 primary election

Updated Jun 11, 2016


forked from exupero/saveSvgAsPng

Save SVGs as PNGs from the browser.

Updated May 4, 2016