Phil Simon at the SAS Data Roundtable blog points readers to the Data Visualization Catalogue, a very useful resource being created by Severino Ribecca.
Michael Friendly and Daniel J. Denis have a wonderful interactive timeline on milestones in the theory and practice of data visualization. Be prepared to spend a lot of time there; it’s a deep well. Milestones in the History of Thematic … Continued
My New Year’s gift to all y’all is this recommendation: RUN DON’T WALK to download Google Refine. (No affiliation, just a satisfied customer.) Refine is an app that expedites data cleaning, thereby eliminating hours and hours of tedium and letting me … Continued
Presenting headline news (via Google) in the age of information visualization. This is Newsmap, created by Marcos Weskamp, a Bay Area design engineer who does infoviz and interaction design. Here’s how this treemap works: As you mouse over each box, … Continued