Datavisualization.ch Lynn Cherny, Ghostweather: Data Consulting Infographics Static infographics. Our bread and butter. We are creating more static infographics on a daily basis than we can possibly count anymore. The reason for this is that companies have begun to fully embrace the power of infographics, and HOW they can be used. We create static infographics for blog content, revamped powerpoint presentations, tradeshow posters, brochures, email campaigns, annual reports, investor decks, posters….You name it, we’ve created a static infographic for it. The question then becomes, Why Infographic World? North Line GIS, LLC | Geographical Solutions Pictures of Numbers Differences in Venture Capital Financing of U.S., UK, German and French ... - Michael Jurgen Garbade Independent Venture Capital (IVC) has been paramount in the emergence of the information technology industry in both the United States and Europe. There are relatively few large global information technology companies in Europe. A widening gap is observable in the success rate of IVC backed start-ups between the U.S. and Europe in the information technology industry. This difference could be attributable to the differences in the venture capital financing of start-ups in the U.S., UK, Germany and France. This book deals with "Differences in Venture Capital Financing of U.S., UK, German and French Information Technology Start-ups". The comparative analysis is conducted on a microeconomic level (managerial venture capital research), i.e. on the venture capital firm level.
Wordle - Beautiful Word Clouds Antique Maps and Charts What is Visualization? A Definition What is a visualization? The word is problematic, and there have been very few definitions that try to define this field we are working in. More importantly: what is not a visualization? Definition The following are three minimal criteria that any visualization has to fulfill to be considered a pragmatic visualization. Based on (non-visual) data. This definition was published in a paper on Visualization Criticism, part of which I discussed in an earlier posting. Examples The following examples show how these criteria provide a clear separation of visualization (in the sense of scientific and information visualization) and other kinds of data transformations that result in images. MilkDrop is one of the most impressive music visualizers. VisualIDs are a very clever idea to help the user tell files apart: they produce images from the names of files to produce visually similar (but still distinct) icons for files with similar names. Conclusion 小草莓 has translated this article into Chinese!
TheFunded.com: The Resource for Entrepreneurs. Derek Watkins Data visualization books: How to start your personal library The Excel Charts Blog There are many approaches to data visualization. Take well-know authors like Tufte, Cleveland, Ware, Few, Bertin or McCandless. There is some overlap, but they all approach data visualization from a different angle. I suppose the books you buy are consistent with that view. So, after reading Enrico’s last post, The Data Visualization Beginner’s Toolkit I decided to follow Andy Kirk’s suggestion (“as many people as possibly should share what helped them”) and list my entire data visualization library. Italicized titles are books I have access to, but I should buy them anyway. Theory Other Authors: Presentations Perception Design Numbers & Decision Making Excel & Dashboards