Weekend Minis – Online Video, Visualization Types, Poverty, Digital Life

Posted to Miscellaneous  |  Nathan Yau

Weekend Treats

A Tale of Two Types of Visualization and Much Confusion - Depending on who you talk to, data visualization can have very different meanings.

It's Official. People Love Online Videos. Billions Of ‘Em. - 141 million unique viewers watched 10,156,199,000 videos this past December.

Global Poverty Maps - Explores the political economy of aid, examining the contributions made by developed country governments and their role in development.

My Trails Network - Inventing new ways to manage your digital life.

Favorites

Years You Have Left to Live, Probably

The individual data points of life are much less predictable than the average. Here’s a simulation that shows you how much time is left on the clock.

The Best Data Visualization Projects of 2014

It’s always tough to pick my favorite visualization projects. Nevertheless, I gave it a go.

19 Maps That Will Blow Your Mind and Change the Way You See the World. Top All-time. You Won’t Believe Your Eyes. Watch.

Many lists of maps promise to change the way you see the world, but this one actually does.

Pizza Place Geography

Most of the major pizza chains are within a 5-mile radius of where I live, so I have my pick, …