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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

January 10, 2011
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What Visual Analytics means to me…

I recently wrote about the emerging field of Visual Analytics (VA in short). Several efforts exist to define what VAs is on a higher level; we have seen that VA approaches often try to formulate¬† top-down approaches to solving (analysis) … Continue reading

December 7, 2010
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About Visual Analytics

With this post I would like to start introducing the research term Visual Analytics: Visual Analytics (VA) is “is the science of analytical reasoning facilitated by interactive visual interfaces and appropriate visualization techniques” according to [1]. Prof. Kosara defines the … 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

May 1, 2009
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Which Visualizationcomponent for which dataset?

While I am working on many projects dealing with information visualization, I would like to share a good online ressource about this research topic: IBM’s online visualization research site “MANYEYES“. Finding the right way to view your data is as … Continue reading