background preloader


Facebook Twitter

Infographie-2010-fev-14-clan-ben-ali. Pennant. 7 Innovative online maps. Sponsored Post Career Expert, Lauren Berger, releases her second book, Welcome to the Real World:Finding Your Place, Perfecting Your Work, and Turning Your Job Into Your Dream Career(Harper Business), on April 22nd.

7 Innovative online maps

In this book, Berger shares everything she wishes someone told her after graduation. Her book is the essential guide to anyone starting their first, second, or third job. She encourages readers to be fearless, step outside of their comfort zones, and go after what they want. Year in Reviews 2010. Reportaje 360 - Todas las caras de la informaci?n. Visualizing Bloodtests. We were happy to win a design competition in Wired US this month.

Visualizing Bloodtests

It was around re-envisioning medical data. Specifically, blood test results. Which suck, design-wise. They still look like secret missives from the CIA circa 1965. Yet their contents are vitally – perhaps mortally – important. Our challenge was to approach a cholesterol level test. Then we designed it thus: Our goal wasn’t just a polish job.

See a hi-res version here. (The image is creative commons. Great work too from Mucca Design and Jung Und Wenig. 2010 - the year in review. Visualizing Friendships. 2010: Mapped. Infographie sur internet : attirer l?attention vers les donn?es des acteurs de la solidarit? Séduisantes, efficaces, directes, facilement partageables, les infographies (ou Dataviz) ont le vent en poupe en ce moment, dans la presse classique mais aussi sur le web.

Infographie sur internet : attirer l?attention vers les donn?es des acteurs de la solidarit?

Lors de l'introduction du concept dans la langue française vers les années 1970, l'infographie désigne uniquement les graphismes, que l'on appelle alors « infographies » (mot valise exprimant l'idée d'information par le graphisme), destinés à mettre en images des informations généralement statiques au moyen de diagrammes, de cartes ou de schémas. Aujourd'hui, le concept d'infographie s'est élargi à tous les graphismes produits par des moyens numériques. Des médias comme ou Owni en sont friands. Au-delà du sempiternel diagramme circulaire ou du tableau réservé à l'analyste, les infographies sont là pour dire des choses, rendre compréhensibles les chiffres et les enjeux qu'ils soulèvent et transmettre de l'information. Histoire d'image et de sens La graphique utilise le système dit monosémique.

10 Best Data Visualization Projects of the Year – 2010. 2010 Music Website Heat Map. Breaking down the State of the Union 2011. Economy Transcript We are poised for progress.

Breaking down the State of the Union 2011

Two years after the worst recession most of us have ever known, the stock market has come roaring back. Corporate profits are up. The economy is growing again. But we have never measured progress by these yardsticks alone. That's the project the American people want us to work on. We did that in December. But we have more work to do. Many people watching tonight can probably remember a time when finding a good job meant showing up at a nearby factory or a business downtown. That world has changed. They're right. Meanwhile, nations like China and India realized that with some changes of their own, they could compete in this new world. So yes, the world has changed.

What's more, we are the first nation to be founded for the sake of an idea - the idea that each of us deserves the chance to shape our own destiny. The future is ours to win. Now it's our turn. The first step in winning the future is encouraging American innovation.