Spectrogram shows dialup modem handshake sounds

Nov 21, 2013

Presented mostly for my fond memories as a grade schooler, with a fresh 2400 bps modem in the 486, who recently discovered something called a BBS. Those were the good old days. My dad got me a 50-foot phone line to run from the computer to the phone jack in the back corner of another room.

Favorites

Best Data Visualization Projects of 2016

Here are my favorites for the year.

The Best Data Visualization Projects of 2011

I almost didn’t make a best-of list this year, but …

This is an American Workday, By Occupation

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

Jobs Charted by State and Salary

Jobs and pay can vary a lot depending on where you live, based on 2013 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here’s an interactive to look.