👁️ if you gaze into a sunburst chart long enough, the sunburst chart will also gaze back into you 👁️
Yay, the fantastic hand-drawn North American Continent #map by Anton Thomas is 99.9% complete, after four years of work (!). Can't wait to see this hanging on a wall nearby... https://www.antonthomasart.com/the-north-american-continent.html
3d data vis feast, looking inside a super typhone https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/09/15/world/asia/super-typhoon-mangkhut-ompong-storm.html
RT @EFF@twitter.com: BREAKING: Worst possible outcome in the European Parliament copyright vote: MEPs vote for #uploadfilters , #linktax, a narrow #TDM exception for data-mining, no #freedomofpanorama—plus a new IP right for sports organizers.
Cross-posting my thread about the great WaPo hurricane tracker map
For those in and around Berlin this October and planning to attend InfoPlusConf and/or IEEE VIS, be sure to check out the 1-day #VisInPractice speaker lineup at VIS on Monday Oct 22: http://visinpractice.org.
The VIS early bird registration deadline is this Friday Sept 7: http://ieeevis.org/year/2018/info/registration/conference-registration
surprisingly productive coding session while waiting in a doctors patient room. probably need to rethink our office layout...
This ad pretends to be a phone's home screen and actually tries to get the device to vibrate as fake notifications come in. Thankfully, most browsers won't let it, but this kind of user-hostile attitude is exactly why people turn to ad blockers.
Is "Fear of missing out what's happening on other instances" a real thing on Mastodon?
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Does it make more sense to use *one* account and just follow a lot of people across multiple instances? Or should I create *multiple* accounts to join different communities, in order to keep them more separated? Or does this end in too much work for managing and checking them all? Is there a good app that supports multiple instances?
Yes, let's please get rid of daylight saving time altogether! Summer time forever! http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-5302_en.htm
even the spinny globe animation starts at your hometown and then brings you right into places where things are considerably worse. really good!
A great way to break global warming down to the local impact: enter your hometown and the year you were born to get your own version of the story https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/08/30/climate/how-much-hotter-is-your-hometown.html
Print is not dead after all. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/aug/25/skim-reading-new-normal-maryanne-wolf
What is your favorite D3 choropleth map beginners tutorial?
Fascinating OTM episode about the world of Twitch and esports. Apparently that's what everyone is doing these days.. https://www.wnycstudios.org/story/on-the-media-2018-08-17
CTO @ Datawrapper. NYT graphics alumni. Tooting here about mostly datavis and data journalism related stuff. https://gka.keybase.pub/
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