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Visualization in Crises

Visualization in Crises

Hurricane Sandy has been detrimental to the northeast US, including NYC. Many information designers are based in the ... 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

Infographics and Visualizations as Tools For the Mind

Infographics and Visualizations as Tools For the Mind

Alberto Cairo teaches infographics and visualization at the University of Miami. He taught at UNC-Chapel Hill between ... keep reading

3D Architectural Visualizations for Infographics

3D Architectural Visualizations for Infographics

Hugo A. Sanchez recently won a gold medal for data wrangling in the Visual.ly Olympics for his London 2012 Olympic ... keep reading

Interaction Design for Data Visualizations

Interaction Design for Data Visualizations

Interactive data visualizations are an exciting way to engage and inform large audiences. They enable users to focus on ... keep reading

45 Ways to Communicate Two Quantities

45 Ways to Communicate Two Quantities

Back in 2010, I was giving a workshop on interactive data visualization in Lima, Perú, discussing whether a dataset ... keep reading

Real Life Data Visualization: A Manual Dissection of Rye Bread

Real Life Data Visualization: A Manual Dissection of Rye Bread

Sara Krugman and Momo Miyazaki are currently studying at the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design in Denmark, ... keep reading

Political Campaigns and Data Visualization: A Tricky Mix?

Political Campaigns and Data Visualization: A Tricky Mix?

As the 2012 US presidential race heats up, we will undoubtedly see lots of politically motivated visualizations. This ... keep reading

Battle of the Charts: Why Cartesian Wins Against Radial

Battle of the Charts: Why Cartesian Wins Against Radial

Undeniably, radial charts based on a polar coordinate system are more visually appealing than regular line, area and ... 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