From Visual.ly, a cautionary illustration that expresses exactly what I hate about so very many infographics. It dumbs down information under the guise of making you smarter. Browse more infographics.
At his blog, Michael Babwahsingh says a number of smart things about the current status and ultimate value of information design. Number 8 is an excellent sample of his sensible macro approach: 8. CommercializationFor several years now, the infoviz/dataviz trend … Continued
Increasingly, it seems, mass media outlets are talking up infoviz. Great news for us here at Synoptical Charts, but more than that, helpful for people in businesses that demand clear, concise and logical communication. In other words, everybody. Today’s installment, … Continued
“A Tour Through the Visualization Zoo” is a fantastic introduction to some attractive and sophisticated new visualization formats. The article and illos were put together by Stanford’s Jeffrey Heer, Michael Bostock, and Vadim Ogievetsky. Heer is an HCI/visualization genius whose journal … Continued