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Xtimeline to Explore and Create Timelines

Xtimeline allows you to explore all sorts of user-created timelines from the US war in Iraq to the life of Angelina Jolie to the history…

Grab Data with templatemaker

Adrian Holovaty released templatemaker yesterday. Adrian is probably best known as the guy, featured on YouTube, who played the MacGyver theme song. So clearly, he…

Hans Rosling: Providing Data, Inspiring Change

Okay, so this video has been posted probably on thousands of blogs already, but you know what, I don't care. Hans Rosling gives an…

Diet and Weight Loss Tracking with Viz

Weight loss is a difficult task for many, further complicated with so many diets -- Atkins, Jenny Craig, etc -- and lack of motivation. Fatsecret…

Time Series Tool Like Google Finance

Chronoscope is a work-in-progress time series visualization tool that lets you explore data similar to that of Google Finance. It's written in Java, unlike Finance,…

Same Big Mac Data, Different Platform

I went to Swivel, to see how they did with the same Big Mac data I visualized on Many Eyes. Swivel uses a Google Maps…

Cost of Big Macs Worldwide

I was playing around at Many Eyes, and it was amazingly easy to map some data on the Big Mac. The data set was simply…

Macromedia Flash: First Impressions

Flash or Processing? For now, Flash. For quite a while now, I've been back on forth on my data viz weapon of choice -- Flash…