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Next Big Book To Crunch Data, Produce Depressing Graphs

Posted at 8:31AM Monday 21 Jul 2014

It came for baseball, elections, and now it's coming for us. Data-crunching, the darling of the past couple of years (along with its strange, slightly patronizing nephew, "explanatory journalism"), has got its eye on the publishing industry, and a start-up, Next Big Book, is testing the waters, in partnership with Macmillan.

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