The Online World: A Map of Countries' Domains

If a real world map were made with the number of web domains per country, the United State’s size would change dramatically. Nominet produced a map with each country’s domain represented as land, and .us makes up a very small part of the online world.

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Dear Data Gets Animated

Our lives are made up of a series of moments. Some big, some small, but it is the moments that can change us, the moments that can excite us. With that idea in mind, designers Giorgia Lupi and Stefanie Posavec created the year-long data visualization project, Dear Data. Visualizing the small moments from the number of distractions to the amount of swearing in a week, the two found ways to connect these moments into a larger understanding about themselves, their surrounds, and their relationships. In this animation from Big Bang Data, the designers discuss their project.

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A Method to the Madness of Project Management: Visualization Driven Rapid Prototyping

The Visualization Driven Rapid Prototyping (VDRP) method is a project management process that enhances collaboration, engineering, and design through the rapid development of exploratory visual models. Continue reading “A Method to the Madness of Project Management: Visualization Driven Rapid Prototyping”

Interactive Data Visualization of Hollywood Films

Was it a hit? A mega-hit? An Oscar winner? A big-budget flop? David McCandless presents an interactive exploration of Hollywood films from 2008-2015:

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Ben Wellington's map of the world based on unpaid NYC parking tickets

Park locally. Owe globally. Using open data, Ben Wellington of I Quant NY examines the international component in New York City parking.

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