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November 16, 2011
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When I am searching for a solution to a common design problem…

Pattern. …Design Pattern, …Interaction Pattern, …Interface Pattern? …User Interface Pattern? …User Interface Design Pattern Libraries! Software developers know Design Patterns as solutions to certain software design problems. By the way, originally the idea of a pattern language was coined by … Continue reading

May 21, 2010
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Interesting Comparison using Twitter Spectrum

I tried out comparisons like “night,day” and “apple,microsoft”. A funny one was the comparison between “bush,obama”. Look at the screenshot below or jsut try out the tool for yourself : TwitterSpectrum The tool was created by J.Clark who also published … Continue reading

March 22, 2010
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Another DataVis Resource: This time by Google

Google now offers a Public Data Explorer. This is another progressing Google Labs Project that looks quite usable yet. The datasets include, among others, minimum wage in europe, world development indicators etc. Such public data visualizations are good examples of … Continue reading

January 26, 2010
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Thoughts about data visualization

User Experience & Interaction Design are two of the most important issues when facing the current use of our World Wide Web. Though, most scientists and developers forget, that the Semantic Web and therefore also the Internet-Data’s Understanding is strongly … Continue reading