(https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/714z-ywpDjL.SY355.jpg) The abacus was invented to be a portable device that helped keep track of large numbers, mostly used by merchants who required a way to keep tally of their inventory. This device was one of the first stages of… Continue Reading →
Another one from /r/dataisbeautiful. Favourite colours of reddit users.
http://www.creativeapplications.net/theory/meibach-and-posavec-data-visualization-poetry-and-sculpture/32/ Miebach collects weather data from various environments and histories and then either translate it into music or into colorfully elaborate weaved sculptures. I am fascinated by the idea that someone would spend an inordinate amount of time to build… Continue Reading →
A beautiful iOS app for collecting personal data designed by Nicholas Feltron, a famous infovis designer. Use it to collect your own personal data and export it as a csv! http://www.reporter-app.com