Beautiful Visualization: Looking at Data through the Eyes of Experts
Visualization is the graphic presentation of data -- portrayals meant to reveal complex information at a glance. Think of the familiar map of the New York City subway system, or a diagram of the human brain. Successful visualizations are beautiful not only for their aesthetic design, but also for elegant layers of detail that...
Not too long ago, the Web was a pretty boring place. Constructed from plain old
HTML, Web pages displayed information and not much else. Folks would click a
link and then wait for a new Web page to load—and that was about as interactive
as it got.
These days, most Web sites are almost as responsive as the...