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Reporting From VisWeek 2012: Best Practices in BioVis

Reporting From VisWeek 2012: Best Practices in BioVis

Visualization is rapidly becoming a tool used in a wide range of disciplines. Biology and Bioinformatics have recently ... keep reading

Winner of the NYC Best for Business Infographic Competition

Winner of the NYC Best for Business Infographic Competition

The people have spoken: Congratulations to Sara Matiz, winner of the first NYC Best for Business Infographic ... keep reading

Zombie Apocalypse? 19 Infographics to Help You Survive

Zombie Apocalypse? 19 Infographics to Help You Survive

October is a month for spooks. Trees lose their leaves and look creepy. Pumpkins ripen and are carved into glowing-grin ... keep reading

The Case for Designing – and Writing – by Hand

The Case for Designing – and Writing – by Hand

Programs like Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator prompt us to be perfect. They bring mathematics to bear on our inexact ... keep reading

Vote for the Winner of the NYC Best for Business Infographic Competition!

Vote for the Winner of the NYC Best for Business Infographic Competition!

In August, the NYC Economic Development Corporation announced an infographic contest to become the “Best ... keep reading

The PEJ and Economist Infographic Challenge

The PEJ and Economist Infographic Challenge

Looking for some data to play with? How about a chance for work you did to be featured? The Economist Group and the Pew ... keep reading

Eight Different Takes on Presidential Election Maps

Eight Different Takes on Presidential Election Maps

As the 2012 US Presidential election heats up, the array of maps for analyzing likely outcomes is increasing. Different ... keep reading

I Suck at Drawing: Skipping Storyboards in Motion Graphic Design

I Suck at Drawing: Skipping Storyboards in Motion Graphic Design

Jonathan Reyes is a motion graphic designer whose work on The Economy of Coca-Cola earned him a nomination for a 2012 ... keep reading

Analysis vs. Promotion vs. Story: A Tale of Three Audiences

Analysis vs. Promotion vs. Story: A Tale of Three Audiences

The world of visualization has a few different camps of thought, which can be roughly grouped as follows: Those who ... keep reading

Battle of the Maps: iOS 6 vs. Android

Battle of the Maps: iOS 6 vs. Android

Yesterday, Apple released iOS 6 and along with it, their new mapping and directions application: Maps. The hype was ... keep reading