How to make a heatmap in Google Fusion Tables: Seems useful!
Social Memories: an Infographic Book of your Facebook Activity: Your very own Feltron report, if you don’t mind that it’s limited to all the information it can get from your Facebook account.
Radiation: Finally got around to checking out the incredible xkcd radiation chart. Handy to have around in case of meltdown, mass hysteria, or argument over the safety of OH FORGET IT I’M STILL TOTALLY PARANOID ABOUT THIS SORRY GUYS!
Charles Apple points to an explanation from Canada’s National Post, getting at the details of how the illustration you’ve clearly already seen — the one comparing Starbucks cup sizes to the average human stomach — from which we learn a bit about the convoluted nature of news today. To summarize the sequence: Reuters moves a […]
A casual guide to getting started in infographics from a seasoned veteran of major newspapers. The 7 Steps to Successful Infographics
Nathan at FlowingData provides this Actionscript/Flash tutorial on how to build a graph that looks a bit like those baby name explorers and unemployment charts you’ve seen lately. How to Make an Interactive Area Graph
Fantastic New York Times graphic detailing every batter Mariano Rivera has ever faced in the postseason. Yankees Closer Mariano Rivera’s Postseason Performance