Category Archives: Info_Viz

Visualizing Information with .NET

Laurence Moroney, senior technology evangelist with Microsoft & Silverlight expert, explains how to use .Net for creating what he calls “data-agnostic” visualizations. You Java users won’t be overly impressed (well, neither was I), but it’s a good start and he … Continue reading

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Newly released: Global Terrorism Database

The GTD just released its latest an open-source database — structured (& unstructured) details about 80K terrorist attacks from 1970 through 2007 (with annual updates planned for the future). It includes systematic data on domestic as well as international terrorist … Continue reading

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Visualizing Social Media Search

A couple interesting apps. May come in handy if we ever want to actually draw pictures of all this stuff: The Social Collider The Social Collider [socialcollider.net] data visualization reveals cross-connections between conversations on Twitter. One can search for usernames … Continue reading

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