July 14, 2014
Australia’s Rich List (Infographic for Crikey)

Australia’s Rich List (Infographic for Crikey)

Rich List Crikey

Fairfax’s BRW Rich List, which ranks Australia’s wealthiest people has always been eagerly awaited. Pored over by everyone from budding entrepreneurs,financial advisors to competitive millionaires who want to see how they rank.

In this infographic for Crikey, I’ve looked over the most recent set of data and turned it into an infographic to help you process where all the billions have been…

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July 11, 2014
Brazil 2014: The most expensive World Cup ever! (Infographic for Crikey)

Brazil 2014: The most expensive World Cup ever! (Infographic for Crikey)

Brazil 2014 Expensive Switcher

As we draw to the conclusion of the World Cup in Brazil, the country will be left with the clean up bill long after the memories of the team performance fades.

As it turns out, Brazil has spared no expense in hosting this years festival of fun, colour and celebration of the world game.

Here is my infographic which first featured on Crikey, detailing some of the figures in this year’s world cup:

Brazil 2014 Expensive

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July 8, 2014
Who will hold the balance of power? (Infographic for Crikey)

Who will hold the balance of power? (Infographic for Crikey)

Balance of Power

Often, infographics work to explain complicated issues or concepts in a visually understandable format.

In this case, in conjunction with Crikey, I have a look at the balance of power in the Australian senate:

The first infographic explains the situation, and the second (scroll down) is a game I developed where you print, cut and pin the crossbenchers to help understand what bills are likely to…

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July 5, 2014
The Tour de France 2014 infographic

The Tour de France 2014 infographic

Tour de France Cobba

“I think the Tour de France has to be the pinnacle of our cycling calander and naturally it becomes the most sought-after victory, to be able to go for the yellow jersey every year.” – Chris Froome, after his General Classification victory in last year’s tour.

The 101st edition of the race is set to be one of the most intriguing in recent history, with the Grande Depart to be held in Great…

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June 27, 2014
Brazil World Cup 2014 Finals Predictions Infographic

#INFOGRAPHIC: 2014 World Cup Finals Predictions updated!!

World Cup Finals Cobba

After 48 matches across 12 stadiums involving 32 national teams, the knock-out stage of the FIFA World Cup 2014 is set to begin. Using the latest betting markets based on recent team performance, the calculated odds of each team progressing through to the World Cup final have been measured to reach the most possible outcome.

But as we found out with my previous World Cup Predictions Infographic

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June 24, 2014
Your Club at the World Cup 2014 infographic

How many players from your club are at the World Cup? #infographic

World Cup Clubs Visually

 

How many players from each club are at the World Cup?

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For most soccer players, there isn’t a greater honour than being selected to play for your national team at the World Cup.

But after the glamour and excitement of Brazil, majority of the players will return to Europe once again to represent their clubs when the league season starts up again.

But which club is most represented at Brazil…

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June 16, 2014
Country for old men? A parliamentary snapshot infographic

Country for old men? A parliamentary snapshot infographic

Demographics switcher

First published on Crikey.

With its tightening of the Youth Allowance and funding cuts to universities, the Abbott government seems intent on making life a lot harder for young people.

As we prepare to bid farewell 12 Senators from the upper house on June 30, we thought we’d take a quick demographic snapshot of the Australian Parliament to find out who exactly is running the country. This shows…

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June 11, 2014
Who will win the the 2014 World Cup?

Who will win the the 2014 World Cup?

World Cup 2014 Predictions visually

Following the World Cup Finals draw, Bloomberg’s BSports gave each team a distinctive rating, and then simulated each match of the tournament over 100,000 times in order to provide an accurate projection for every potential outcome of the World Cup. The simulation eliminates ambiguity and provides an accurate projection as a result of its large sample size.

The results provide a purely…

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May 13, 2014
2014 World Cup Predictions Infographic

2014 World Cup Predictions Infographic

World Cup Predictions

One month out from the World Cup in Brazil, I thought I would have a look at what teams are predicted to do well, and produce a visualized simulation from the data I received from Bloomberg’s latest statistical predictions.

Following the World Cup Finals draw, Bloomberg’s BSportsgave each team a distinctive rating, and then simulated each match of the tournament over 100,000 times in order to…

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February 26, 2014
@Stonefieldband rocked @latrobeuni last night #ohfest #oweek

@Stonefieldband rocked @latrobeuni last night #ohfest #oweek

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February 13, 2014
Its been widely reported that this year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi has been the most expensive on record. A staggering $51 billion (US) has reportedly gone into the making of the games, including upgraded transport, hotels and infrastructure for the events. The Russian’s original budget of $12 billion dwarfs the actual cost of the games, more than 4 times over what they had originally planned to spend.
http://cobbastevens.com/2014/02/13/sochi-2014-the-most-expensive-olympics-ever/

Its been widely reported that this year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi has been the most expensive on record. A staggering $51 billion (US) has reportedly gone into the making of the games, including upgraded transport, hotels and infrastructure for the events. The Russian’s original budget of $12 billion dwarfs the actual cost of the games, more than 4 times over what they had originally planned to spend.

http://cobbastevens.com/2014/02/13/sochi-2014-the-most-expensive-olympics-ever/

January 3, 2014
#fallscreek #mpaclove @sophbrenno

#fallscreek #mpaclove @sophbrenno

November 25, 2013
I’ll always be a Padua boy and I’ll always love the @racveb :) #anothergreatyear

I’ll always be a Padua boy and I’ll always love the @racveb :) #anothergreatyear

October 7, 2013
#spring @latrobeuni

#spring @latrobeuni

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September 23, 2013
As the 2013 AFL season wraps up, heads turn towards tonight’s prestigious Brownlow Medal. The winner is to be etched into football history among the greats.Here is a statistical look at the Brownlow – affectionately named ‘Charlie’ – and some of the past stats and records the night has produced.Full view at http://cobbastevens.com/2013/09/23/taking-home-charlie-brownlow-medal-infographic/

As the 2013 AFL season wraps up, heads turn towards tonight’s prestigious Brownlow Medal. The winner is to be etched into football history among the greats.

Here is a statistical look at the Brownlow – affectionately named ‘Charlie’ – and some of the past stats and records the night has produced.

Full view at http://cobbastevens.com/2013/09/23/taking-home-charlie-brownlow-medal-infographic/

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