Guardian interactive review: Flash vs. web standards

The Guardian Interactive Team use Flash, almost exclusively, to create data visualisations and infographics for interactive content on The two main reasons are that it is quick to build and that it looks identical in all browsers.

The problems

Flash version of Phone-hacking scandal: Who’s who

A better way

My version of Phone-hacking scandal interactive


The code for this is in Phone-hacking on Github so fork away.