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What is the point of a rose chart?

When is it more appropriate to use a rose (or radar) chart vs. a bar/line/pie chart? Bonus points if you can point to studies showing why some types of charts are better than others for understanding information. [more inside]
posted by nushustu on Oct 21, 2013 - 11 answers

Looking for a rigorous quantified self app

I'm looking for an app that allows you to enter any kind of data daily and map it against other data. [more inside]
posted by MaddyRex on Sep 9, 2013 - 5 answers

Adobe's Project Rome seems to be no more. Now what do I do?

At work earlier this year I was asked to put together an infographic style chart for a quarterly report. I used Adobe's Project Rome since it was a very easy to use graphic design outfit that could be used free and in-browser. I've been using it each quarter for our reports and I last used it right before the holidays and started a rough draft. But when I went to finish it today the entire Rome program seemed to be completely gone from Adobe's website. Now what? [more inside]
posted by forkisbetter on Jan 7, 2013 - 5 answers

Explain something easy to me.

Can someone explain the 512 paths infographic to me? [more inside]
posted by ossian on Nov 5, 2012 - 10 answers

Do you have any favourite infographics?

What do you consider to be the best infographics that use a very simple-looking visual style? [more inside]
posted by KokuRyu on Apr 7, 2012 - 9 answers

Suggestion for information designers to train?

Any recommendations for information designers or visualizers to do trainings for the large research company for which I work? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jan 31, 2012 - 1 answer

Looking for online tools for making nice data visualizations.

Are there online resources that will let an amateur make slick, professional infographics, graphs, charts or images+text? Or communities of designers that do quick, topical visualization challenges? Further details inside. [more inside]
posted by HE Amb. T. S. L. DuVal on Nov 8, 2011 - 2 answers

I'm looking for an "Infographics R Us"..

What should I expect when creating a cool infographic? [more inside]
posted by mhh5 on Sep 14, 2011 - 4 answers

What does medical coding have to do with Sesame Street?

Why are medical industry-seeming websites publishing all these unrelated infographics? [more inside]
posted by ghharr on Aug 27, 2011 - 1 answer

Beautiful Diagrams

Beautiful scientific diagrams? [more inside]
posted by Tom-B on May 17, 2011 - 17 answers

Help me build an atlas of the trivial.

I want to make some infographics! What should I graph/chart/map? [more inside]
posted by the_blizz on Nov 24, 2010 - 12 answers

Comic infographics

There's a certain kind of comic infographic that consists of a large, detailed drawing with tiny info-boxes about small details. Is there a name for this kind of graphic? Where can I find examples of it? [more inside]
posted by roll truck roll on Oct 28, 2010 - 5 answers

new approach to multiple data streams for television?

searching for new approach to 2-dimensional presentation of multiple streams of data for television series that goes beyond CNBC and "24" [more inside]
posted by TMezz on Sep 4, 2010 - 5 answers

Great social/economic infographics?

Infographics: How to visualize a country? [more inside]
posted by Tom-B on Jul 2, 2010 - 9 answers

How to cover an election?

What's the awesomest online coverage of an election you've ever seen? [more inside]
posted by Tom-B on Jun 11, 2010 - 6 answers

Scale of legal penalties and fines for different crimes

The whole BP oil spill (with few legal ramifications so far, although apparently there is a cap on the damages which BP would be required to pay) and the recurrent stories of copyright violations (with many outrageous fines to poor saps who got caught downloading movies and music) got me thinking: is anyone aware of a nice infographic of different fines issued / punitive damages awarded for different crimes? I am basically curious how it would look like for different countries, and if it could be used as a rough "how much we value what" scale. [more inside]
posted by TheyCallItPeace on Jun 8, 2010 - 5 answers

Economic drudge report site?

Does anyone know of a quick hit economic dashboard where I can get all the economic data in a snapshot? [more inside]
posted by blahblah on Apr 13, 2010 - 3 answers

Infogasm

I have some friends collecting movie & music data for the month of August - what are some innovative/interesting things I can do with the results? [more inside]
posted by troika on Aug 3, 2009 - 3 answers

Infographics Software?

Infographics software? [more inside]
posted by shotgunbooty on Mar 9, 2009 - 6 answers

Clueless about infographics

I'm currently studying graphic design and I've been given a job creating infographics for a business magazine. I know my way around Illustrator but I don't really know anything about creating infographics. [more inside]
posted by nelle on Mar 7, 2007 - 11 answers

Satisfy my infolust

Where can I find some great infographics? [more inside]
posted by god particle on Feb 15, 2007 - 9 answers

I'd like a poster of linguistic geneaology

The other day I was looking at my dictionary. At the back is a diagram of linguistic geneaology. As in, Spanish comes from Latin comes from... Does anybody know where I could find a large poster version of this sort of thing? (More Inside) [more inside]
posted by shotsy on Apr 5, 2004 - 4 answers

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