Difficulty Keeping Up with the Feeds

Jul 24, 2007

Google Reader Trends

This is just really amusing to me. Above is a bar plot, from Google Reader, of the number of items I’ve read in the past 30 days, with each bar representing a day. Quite easy to see when I had a little bit too much time on my hands. Right when the internship starts, the number of items read plummets. I miss my subscribed feeds =(.

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The Changing American Diet

See what we ate on an average day, for the past several decades.

Famous Movie Quotes as Charts

In celebration of their 100-year anniversary, the American Film Institute …

This is an American Workday, By Occupation

I simulated a day for employed Americans to see when and where they work.

Visualizing the Uncertainty in Data

Data is an abstraction, and it’s impossible to encapsulate everything it represents in real life. So there is uncertainty. Here are ways to visualize the uncertainty.