Weekend Minis – Design Paradigms, Colbert Bump, and Bullet Graphs
There Is No Single View... - Jock D. Mackinlay and Chris Stolte argue that there is no "holy grail" of data visualization, and that to truly understand our data, we need multiple graphical views.
Seek or Show: Two Design Paradigms for Lots of Data - Ask a user what he wants or show him everything up front.
The Colbert Bump is Real, Colbertâ€™s Nation Not What He Thinks it is - An analysis to show the true effect on books sales after an appearance on The Colbert Report.
Bullet Graphs for Not-to-Exceed Targets - A graphical widget becoming more popular in dashboards.