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@gka @scott i took more offense with the quote since simply adding one more (visual) dimension doesn't change the overall scalability of a visualization (what @dutchdatadesign already said before & much better).
if you really want to troll me, say something like "we need 3D visualization to solve big data" 😜
@gka @scott @dutchdatadesign but to get back to the topic: "never use 3D in viz" seems to me like one of those design rules that you should only violate if you're absolutely sure what you're doing...
but i'm convinced that 3D could be interesting, also in combination with AR or some other future stuff (see https://hackernoon.com/can-augmented-reality-solve-mobile-visualization-f06c008f8f84)
the quote was verbatim from a conference talk by someone who's doing sci-fi interfaces for movies, so I was really curious what you would think about it.
one major thing I found problematic about his talk was the UX/interaction aspect or: that no one had ever actually USED one of their interfaces 😀
@scheidegger browserstack works pretty well for testing (even for mobile devices). but it won't save you from infinitely tweaking CSS ;)
Spotify Labs: Introducing Coördinator: A new open source project made at Spotify to inject some whimsy into data visualizations
The OpenVis Conf speaker list is up — happy to see some familiar faces, and even happier to see some unfamiliar ones, too! http://www.openvisconf.com/#speakers Who's coming?
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