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Credit Where It’s Due: Challenges in Sourcing Infographics

Credit Where It’s Due: Challenges in Sourcing Infographics

Many infographics are sourced with data sets, databases or long lists of URLs. These kinds of sources are invaluable ... keep reading

Visualizing Euro 2012: Who Are The Players?

Visualizing Euro 2012: Who Are The Players?

Baseball and football, with their large sample sizes of repetitious and sometimes exhilarating events, are tailor-made ... keep reading

Messy Data? These Tools May Help Clean It Up

Messy Data? These Tools May Help Clean It Up

As we recently wrote, one downside to the big open data movement is that many data providers don’t put it into ... keep reading

The Dangers of Scale: Visualizing the Hills of Bay to Breakers

The Dangers of Scale: Visualizing the Hills of Bay to Breakers

If you live in San Francisco, chances are you’ve heard of a “little” running event happening this ... keep reading

How Much is Mark Zuckerberg Worth?

How Much is Mark Zuckerberg Worth?

Facebook’s IPO has been making news waves today coast to coast. And if you’re like most people, chances are ... keep reading

Ready, Set, Visualize: 5 Apps for Tracking Fitness Data

Ready, Set, Visualize: 5 Apps for Tracking Fitness Data

There is a lot of buzz around people having much more data available and how that can help us improve our lives. One ... keep reading

30 Places to Find Open Data on the Web

30 Places to Find Open Data on the Web

Finding an interesting data set and a story it tells can be the most difficult part of producing an infographic or data ... keep reading

Visualizing the Occupy Movement

Visualizing the Occupy Movement

This weekend in 7 cities across the world (including Oakland, Calif.), people hacked away at #OccupyData hackathons ... keep reading

The Importance of Being Earnest in Editing Visuals

The Importance of Being Earnest in Editing Visuals

In the olden days – 30 years ago – when many U.S. newspapers were beginning to use more graphics as storytelling ... keep reading

Is Apple Lying With Statistics?

Is Apple Lying With Statistics?

At Visual.ly, we are big fans of Apple’s products. Huge. At each meeting, a halo of Apple logos shines from laptop ... keep reading