The discussions this week felt familiar. Probably because we’ve seen this many times, since the beginning of charts themselves.
Debating About Visualization – The Process 172
Visualization Critique: Giving, Interpreting, and Rejecting
Figure out the useful bits and get rid of everything else.
A path for redesign as critique in visualization
Redesigning a visualization can be useful in teaching a point. Make a graphic…
How to Make Government Data Sites Better
Accessing government data from the source is frustrating. If you’ve done it, or…
On low-quality infographics
This has been sitting in my drafts folder for a few months. Figured…
A couple of infographic résumé sites, vizualize.me and re.vu, sprouted up that use…
The Don’ts of Infographic Design
Smashing Magazine offers advice on the dos and don’ts of infographic design, but they forgot to include the former. It’s as if I wrote a fake post and someone mistook it for a serious guide.
Word clouds cause death… or something
Jacob Harris, a New York Times senior software architect, rants about how people…