Posts Tagged ‘ collection ’

Culturegraphy: the Cultural Influences and References between Movies

September 1, 2014
By
Culturegraphy: the Cultural Influences and References between Movies

Culturegraphy [culturegraphy.com], developed by "Information Model Maker" Kim Albrecht reveals represent complex relationships of over 100 years of movie references. Movies are shown as unique nodes, while their influences are depicted as directed ...

Read more »

A World of Terror: the Impact of Terror in the World

August 28, 2014
By
A World of Terror: the Impact of Terror in the World

A World of Terror [periscopic.com] by Periscopic shows the reach, frequency and impact of about 25 terrorism groups around the world. The visualization exists of 25 smartly organized pixel plots that are displayed as ordered small multiples. Ranging ...

Read more »

How we Sleep (and How we Awake after an Earthquake)

August 25, 2014
By
How we Sleep (and How we Awake after an Earthquake)

Since we already know in what angle people put their face when taking a selfie in different cities, we now also know how they sleep differently: Which Cities Get the Most Sleep? [wsj.com] by interactive graphics editor Stuart A. Thompson of the Wall S...

Read more »

The Feltron Annual Report of 2013 on Communication

August 21, 2014
By
The Feltron Annual Report of 2013 on Communication

Each year, Nicholas Felton releases an personal year report, and the one of 2013 [feltron.com] was just released. These reports always stand out because of the immense sense of data-centric detail, and an always original infographic style. This year...

Read more »

oneSecond: Printing Every Tweet Created During a Single Second

August 13, 2014
By
oneSecond: Printing Every Tweet Created During a Single Second

#oneSecond [philippadrian.com] by graphic design student Philipp Adrian aggregates all the tweets sent at exactly 14:47:36 GMT of 9 November 2012. The 5522 Twitter messages are categorized and ordered in 4 different books. Every user is part of each...

Read more »

Charting Culture: 2000 Years of Cultural History in 5 Minutes

August 12, 2014
By
Charting Culture: 2000 Years of Cultural History in 5 Minutes

Charting Culture [nature.com] shows the geographical movements of over 120,000 individuals who were notable enough in their life-times that the dates and locations of their births and deaths were recorded. The animation commences around 600 bc and e...

Read more »

HubCab: Mapping All Taxi Trips in New York during 2011

March 18, 2014
By
HubCab: Mapping All Taxi Trips in New York during 2011

The densely populated yet beautiful HubCab [hubcab.org] by MIT Senseable Lab is an interactive map that captures the more than 170 million unique taxi trips that were made by around 13,500 taxi cabs within the City of New York in 2011. The map shows...

Read more »

Google Maps Gallery Highlights Specialized Maps based on Public Data

March 3, 2014
By
Google Maps Gallery Highlights Specialized Maps based on Public Data

Google recently launched a dedicated Maps Gallery [google.com] to showcase a collection of hand-picked maps from several preferred organizations, such as the National Geographic, the U.S. Geological Survey or the City of Edmonton. It is the goal that ...

Read more »

Mapping All Intercity Bus Routes in the U.S.

February 25, 2014
By
Mapping All Intercity Bus Routes in the U.S.

AIBRA, short for American Intercity Bus Riders Association, has recently released a detailed map [kfhgroup.com] containing all the intercity bus lines currently in operation within the U.S. Not surprisingly, the resulting transportation grid correlate...

Read more »

Selfie City: a Visualization-Centric Analysis of Online Self-Portraits

February 19, 2014
By
Selfie City: a Visualization-Centric Analysis of Online Self-Portraits

Selfie City [selfiecity.net], developed by Lev Manovich, Moritz Stefaner, Mehrdad Yazdani, Dominikus Baur and Alise Tifentale, investigates the socio-popular phenomenon of self-portraits (or selfies) by using a mix of theoretic, artistic and quantitat...

Read more »


Subscribe

Email:

  Subscribe