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Archive for March, 2009

Whale Comparison

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

picture-254Compare a whales length or weight to other “entities”.

NYT: Dynamic Map

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

picture-258Interesting mapping, nice colors, good legend. Only thing is that they need some geography lessons: Germany is not a central or eastern european country:picture-247

PHP: Significant Values

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Here’s a function that uses PHP’s round() to calculate significant figures:

Data Display: State of the Salmons (II)

Friday, March 6th, 2009

picture-207.pngpicture-208.pngAnother nice visualization of assessment data.

Data Display: State of the Salmons

Friday, March 6th, 2009

picture-203.pngpicture-204.pngNice visualization coming out of IUCN, a little bit unexpected to me. Although very visually attractive, one has always to ask if the display achieves what it is supposed to do: bring a message across, show trends, etc.

Data Display: IMF Mapper

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

picture-202.pngAnother great data explorer tool.

Data Display: OECD Data Explorer

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

picture-200.pngNice application, with different exploration tools. Dynamic, pop-up, etc. Great!

Data Display: Gapminder

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

picture-198.pngFamous enough, so I don’t need to write anything….

Data Display: Treemaps & Interaction

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

picture-199.pngInteresting interactive data application, using treemaps for display as well.

Panic

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

“There is a time when panic is the appropriate response.”

Eugene Kleiner

Adobe Share

Monday, March 2nd, 2009

picture-193.pngThis is Adobe’s version of a videoconferencing tool, sharing screens, PPT etc. Nice.