Weekend Minis – Globes, Maps, and Job Opportunity

Posted to Maps  |  Nathan Yau

New York Talk ExchangeNew York Talk Exchange - Illustrates the global exchange of information in real time by visualizing volumes of long distance telephone and IP (Internet Protocol) data flowing between New York and cities around the world.

A Week in LifeA Week In the Life - A data sculpture made out of cardboard representing movement and communication from a cell phone in one week to increase awareness of the German Telecommunications Data Retention Act.

National Gruntledness IndexNational Gruntledness Index - A heat map showing where in the United States most people are, um, gruntled. Is this for real? Somehow I don't think the entire country is pissed off.

DanweiLooking for a Design Job in China? - Danwei is looking for a smart, skilled creator who can present raw economic data in a very visual way.



Where People Run in Major Cities

There are many exercise apps that allow you to keep track of your running, riding, and other activities. Record speed, …

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.

Interactive: When Do Americans Leave For Work?

We don’t all start our work days at the same time, despite what morning rush hour might have you think.

Top Brewery Road Trip, Routed Algorithmically

There are a lot of great craft breweries in the United States, but there is only so much time. This is the computed best way to get to the top rated breweries and how to maximize the beer tasting experience. Every journey begins with a single sip.