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How to display geographic data in an easy way?

Hi all, I have a side project in which I want to see the places I frequent on a yearly basis. I have gotten my hands on a beautiful data sheet that logs all my movements in the past year travel wise, and now I want to display that data on a map. [more inside]
posted by pando11 on Mar 12, 2014 - 9 answers

Visualizing events over time, geographically

I have a database that contains many thousands of time-stamped events each of which has a geographic location. What visualization projects could I use to explore this data? [more inside]
posted by odinsdream on Feb 12, 2014 - 8 answers

Topological Data Analysis, I think it's called?

Using a dataset I would like to perform the type of analysis shown here: How would I go about doing this? [more inside]
posted by Ndwright on Feb 8, 2014 - 5 answers

Comprehensive, customizable wellness tracking and visualization

I need a holistic personal wellness tracking system and application. Details/requirements inside. [more inside]
posted by hapax_legomenon on Oct 7, 2013 - 3 answers

Career Development Suggestions for making sense of and displaying data

I currently work for a growing company doing various social media marketing for small businesses. I have been finding that I receive a lot of satisfaction doing activities related to what I learned in library school. I enjoy collecting, organizing, and providing data and information for our internal staff and making things approachable. One weakness I see is that we are especially data rich and insight poor with social media. I would like to know if there are any recommended programs for data mining or statistical analysis? [more inside]
posted by andendau on Sep 8, 2013 - 6 answers

What are the cutting edge data visualization tools out there right now?

I am handy with HTML, CSS and a little Javascript. I also have a lot of experience with Wordpress theme development. What is the best path for me to become an ace data visualizer on the web? [more inside]
posted by Rodrigo Lamaitre on Feb 16, 2013 - 10 answers

Chart help needed: How to show proportion between two values?

What type of chart do I want to show that one number is several times as many as another? [more inside]
posted by Sock Ray Blue on Jan 16, 2013 - 11 answers

It's hard to Google infographics

I'm looking for an infographic (?) about how lucky it is to have been born in the developed world. I remember a format similar to "If you are also literate, then you are already in the top x% of the world," with various characteristics substituted in for "literate." [more inside]
posted by glass origami robot on May 27, 2012 - 7 answers

Compelling or interesting uses of municipal open data

What are the most compelling or interesting uses of municipal open data? [more inside]
posted by parudox on Nov 18, 2011 - 7 answers

Software for beautiful, interactive data visualization

Do you have recommendations for good data visualization software for the Hans Rosling fan? [more inside]
posted by zresearch on Apr 5, 2011 - 6 answers

Circles and nodes visualization software

I'd like to create a data visualization like the Guardian one linked here. I've looked everywhere and can't find out what this kind of chart is called, or what kind of software exists to help me make it. Any ideas?
posted by chrispy on Jan 20, 2011 - 9 answers

How to track the noise riding the radio waves

What's the best way to scour the internet for radio station playlists and then have certain songs appear on a google map? [more inside]
posted by beardlace on Oct 19, 2010 - 3 answers

I need a data visualization of poverty and literacy. Help!

How can I overlay global literacy and economic (poverty) data onto a map? [more inside]
posted by k8t on Sep 28, 2010 - 8 answers

Effective interactive visualization

Please help me learn about visualizing data on web pages in an interactive way. [more inside]
posted by a womble is an active kind of sloth on Jul 3, 2010 - 4 answers

Can you help me find a screensaver that shows a lot of data at once?

Are there any screensavers that display lots of data- like the Matrix floating code screens- but actually mean something in the real world? I'd prefer OS X, but any suggestions are great.
posted by ejfox on Jun 4, 2010 - 4 answers

Diagramming Data Flow, without Data Flow Diagrams.

I'd like to visualize data flow in a system, but can't really find a standard way to do so. [more inside]
posted by themel on Mar 11, 2010 - 6 answers

Have any data visualization recs?

I need cool data visualizations to project. Any recommendations? [more inside]
posted by k8t on Oct 19, 2009 - 11 answers

Software for making clever information visualizations?

How to make clever visualizations from Excel or CSV data? Any free, flexible information-graphic scripting software out there? [more inside]
posted by anthill on Feb 23, 2009 - 10 answers

How do I get started with data visualization?

I'd like to figure out how to do good looking data visualization for reports beyond Excel charts, but without any coding/programming skills except xhtml/css. [more inside]
posted by icarus on Nov 20, 2008 - 12 answers

Running a data only website?

Any ideas on starting or running a website just for data and charts? [more inside]
posted by gnossos on Aug 28, 2008 - 5 answers

Poster design - programs/resources for data driven visualizations?

professional looking data driven visualizations - resources/experience using different programs? [more inside]
posted by figTree on Aug 13, 2008 - 11 answers

What about London should I map?

What about London should I map? [more inside]
posted by viewofdelft on Feb 21, 2008 - 21 answers

Help me create a visualization of a corporate family tree

I need help putting some data in a pleasing graphical form. In short, it is a history of a particular industry, with all of the companies, their founders and where they came from. I would like to build some sort of corporate family tree like this famous one. Does anyone know any good tools for this?
posted by blahblahblah on Dec 13, 2007 - 9 answers

Standards for false and pseudo-color imagery?

In data graphing and visualization, are there any existing standards for false-color or pseudo-color images?
posted by fake on Jun 21, 2007 - 7 answers

Satisfy my infolust

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

Where to find large data sets in Excel / PDF / etc. format

Looking for statistical data of United States economy / consumption / production in Excel (or other) format to convert to XML [more inside]
posted by dvjtj on Oct 30, 2006 - 6 answers

Cool spatial visualizations

Looking for cool, interesting, representations of spatial data. [more inside]
posted by signal on Sep 17, 2005 - 7 answers

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