Many Eyes

Brian Timoney writes:

I noticed that IBM’s Visual Communication Lab launched an interactive data visualization service called Many Eyes.

There are some interesting visualization techniques, but the map examples caught my eye.  I’ll let you be the judge of the quality of cartography, but it struck me as technology outrunning technique.  With choropleth maps, etc., being easier to generate by the uninitiated, some basic cart 101 faux pas are bound to come up again and again…

Published Friday, January 26th, 2007

Written by Adena Schutzberg

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