Archives For data viz

Wordcollider

lw —  July 13, 2012 — Leave a comment

“Inspired by visualizations of particle collisions at LHC CERN, wordcollider accelerate two phrases against each other on a collision course. The collision split the words up in their letters, their elementary particles, so to speak. After collision, wordcollider visualize a signature for each letter, based on their phonetic characteristics.” See more by Steffen Fiedler

Visualizing 2011

lw —  December 18, 2011 — Leave a comment

A look back at the major events of 2011 using data visualization.

Highly Skilled

lw —  November 28, 2010 — Leave a comment

Highly Skilled Air Traffic Controllers for FedEx route airplanes around a thunderstorm approaching the terminal.

The State of the Internet

lw —  February 27, 2010 — Leave a comment

I often post about data viz. Here’s a nice animated vid that compares internet data across services, outlets and country.

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234 million websites

126 million blogs

12.2 billion videos viewed monthly on youTube (US)

1.4 billion email users

1.73 billion internet users

JESS3 / The State of The Internet from Jesse Thomas on Vimeo.