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The Anatomy Of An Infographic: 5 Steps To Create A Powerful Visual Information is very powerful but for the most bit it is bland and unimaginative. Infographics channel information in a visually pleasing, instantly understandable manner, making it not only powerful, but extremely beautiful. Once used predominantly to make maps more approachable, scientific charts less daunting and as key learning tools for children, inforgraphics have now permeated all aspects of the modern world. I designed a couple of infographics back in college, the need arising especially around the time Soccer World Cup fever spiked. Infographics can appear daunting to some with the sheer amount of data they present, but designed in the right manner and step by step, they can actually be one of the most fun things you will ever create. Today I am going to walk you through the anatomy of an infographic, its different levels and sub-levels and a 5-step process to ensure that your infographic is not only conceptually sound, but accurate and easily understood. Anatomy Of An Infographic

30 Places to Find Open Data on the Web Finding an interesting data set and a story it tells can be the most difficult part of producing an infographic or data visualization. Data visualization is the end artifact, but it involves multiple steps – finding reliable data, getting the data in the right format, cleaning it up (an often underestimated step in the amount of time it takes!) and then finding the story you will eventually visualize. Following is a list useful resources for finding data. Your needs will vary from one project to another, but this list is a great place to start — and bookmark. 1. This is the go-to resource for government-related data. 2. These are the places that house data from all kinds of sources. 3. Usually, the best place to get social data for an API is the site itself: Instagram, GetGlue, Foursquare, pretty much all social media sites have their own API’s. 4. Wunderground has detailed weather information and also let’s you search historical data by zip code or city. 5. 6. 7.

Grassroots Mapping OpenDataSoft Las sorprendentes cifras de Facebook | Dispositivos móviles, Facebook, Google, Mark Zuckerberg - 1.230 millones de personas son usuarios activos mensualmente. - 945 millones de usuarios mensuales se conectan desde móviles y tabletas. - Más de 6.000 millones de "Me gusta" son utilizados por día. - 400.000 millones de fotos fueron compartidas en Facebook desde octubre de 2005 - 7.800 millones de mensajes son enviados a través de Facebook. - 77.200 millones de post con etiquetas de lugares fueron generados en enero de 2014 - Aproximadamente el 81% de usuarios activos se encuentran fuera de Canadá y los Estados Unidos. - Más de 25 millones de pequeños emprendimientos tienen Páginas en Facebook. - Facebook alcanzó los 6.337 empleados en todo el mundo. Qué sucede en la Argentina El país cuenta con 22 millones de usuarios activos mensuales (14 millones diarios) y 13 millones de usuarios activos mensuales que acceden a través del móvil. - Demografía: Entre los usuarios, el 76,8% se conecta a través de un aparato móvil como un teléfono inteligente y el 61,5% accede a la red todos los días.

Online Diagram Software and Flowchart Software - Gliffy The Overview Project » About Overview is an open-source tool to help journalists find stories in large numbers of documents, by automatically sorting them according to topic and providing a fast visualization and reading interface. Whether from government transparency initiatives, leaks or Freedom of Information requests, journalists are drowning in more documents than they can ever hope to read. Overview does at least three things really well. Find what you don’t even know to look for.Find broad trends or patterns across many documents.Make exhaustive manual reading faster, when all else fails. Search is a wonderful tool when you know what you’re trying to find — and Overview includes advanced search features. In other cases you’re interested in broad patterns. But even when you really do have to read every document manually, Overview is a huge help. For more about the different ways to use Overview, see our post on the different types of document-driven stories. You can upload your documents directly as PDF files.

Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. CKAN, acronyme de Comprehensive Knowledge Archive Network, est une application web permettant le stockage et la distribution de données tels que des tableurs ou le contenu de bases de données. CKAN est supporté par l'OKFN. L'application est inspirée des systèmes de gestion de paquets communs aux systèmes d'exploitation ouvert tel que les distributions GNU/Linux et vise à être le «apt-get de Debian des données[1]». Le système est utilisé à la fois comme une plateforme publique sur et sur divers catalogues de données gouvernementales, tels que le britannique et le Dutch National Data Register. La Bibliothèque Nationale Allemande de Médecine a également enregistré des jeux de données CKAN pour plus de 650 000 articles de 800 revues scientifiques en médecine et sciences de la vie[2]. Références[modifier | modifier le code] Liens externes[modifier | modifier le code]

Un vistazo al mercado de las comunicaciones móviles en Latinoamérica En los últimos meses venimos viendo un interesante cambio en el sector de las comunicaciones móviles en Latinoamérica. Los actores están cambiando y, por ejemplo, la hegemonía de BlackBerry está cediendo su puesto a Windows Phone y también estamos viviendo la entrada de nuevos actores como Firefox OS. Latinoamérica se ha convertido en un mercado clave para la industria de la telefonía móvil, un hecho que queda bastante patente en el informe Economía móvil en América Latina 2013 que ha elaborado GSMA (Asociación GSM), la agrupación de operadores y fabricantes responsables del Mobile World Congress de Barcelona. Latinoamérica representa el 10% del mercado móvil mundial desde el punto de vista de los ingresos. Si había un concepto que se repitió hasta la saciedad durante el pasado MWC fue el de "mercados emergentes", un paraguas en el que se incluía tanto a España y Latinoamérica como escenarios en los que se estaba viviendo toda una explosión en el segmento de la movilidad.

Intersect this! “Intersection” The Intersection design is a Venn diagram with two overlapping circles - you control what is in the circles and (just as importantly) what lies between. If you have trouble on an older computer, try using an alternative version. Options Problems? Related designs About this design This design is by paulfitz. 75+ Tools for Visualizing your Data, CSS, Flash, jQuery, PHP Most people would agree that the old adage “A picture is worth a thousand words” is also true for web based solutions. There should be no discussion – Charts and Graphs are ideal to visualize data in order to quickly deliver an overview and communicate key messages. Whatever type of data presentation you prefer or suits you data (pie charts, bubble charts, bar graphs, network diagrams etc.), there are many different options but how do you get started and what is technologically possible? In this article tripwire magazine present more than 75 Tools for Visualizing your data on a website and most of the options available will be covered. Advertisement Introduction Images says more than a thousands words. The article has been organised into the following sections. How to visualize you data using JavaScript-based solutions In this section you will find JavaScript-based solutions for adding graphs of nearly any kind to your website. jqPlot Charts and Graphs for jQuery jQuery Sparklines TufteGraph