Martin Törnros is a Sweden based researcher, designer & software developer, with a focus on creating interactive tools for exploring and understanding complex data. He holds a MSc degree in computer science and a MSE degree in media technology, both from Linköping University, Sweden.
Martin's work includes:
- Ekokammaren, http://www.ekokammaren.se (in Swedish) An interactive visualization of echo chambers in social media feeds. National news sources are categorized by political agenda (ranging from socialist feminist to radical nationalist) presented side by side. The idea is not provide a full or nuanced news update, but rather to visualize the dangers of automatically custom tailored news feeds.
- Interactive Rooms, http://www.interaktivarum.se/en Work portfolio, ranging from political visualizations to interactive museum installations.
Martin was selected as one of the developers at the data4chan.ge 2016 workshop in Beirut, Lebanon.