This is (not) What Democracy Looks Like
What happens if we start measuring everything in "YouTube upload-time"?

What happens if we start measuring everything in "YouTube upload-time"?

Urban bicycling is generally becoming more popular in American cities,  but there are a few smaller trends that complicate the larger narrative.  A new infographic designed by Bike League for the website Visual.ly breaks down the demographics of bicycle use across the country—and there are a few surprises.
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Urban bicycling is generally becoming more popular in American cities, but there are a few smaller trends that complicate the larger narrative. A new infographic designed by Bike League for the website Visual.ly breaks down the demographics of bicycle use across the country—and there are a few surprises.

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Tips for protecting your digital reputation, via All Twitter.

Tips for protecting your digital reputation, via All Twitter.

(via Co.Design)

It doesn’t happen too often, but once in a blue moon a hideous chart  contains such a novel conceit that we have to post it. For example: This  phenomenal little animated gif of music industry sales over the last 30 years.
The series of pie charts shows the sales of various music formats:  Thus, you can see cassettes begin devouring the LP, and then CDs  devouring cassettes, and then, of course, downloadable MP3s decimating  CD sales.

(via Co.Design)

It doesn’t happen too often, but once in a blue moon a hideous chart contains such a novel conceit that we have to post it. For example: This phenomenal little animated gif of music industry sales over the last 30 years.

The series of pie charts shows the sales of various music formats: Thus, you can see cassettes begin devouring the LP, and then CDs devouring cassettes, and then, of course, downloadable MP3s decimating CD sales.

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Ninety percent. That’s the amount of ocean life depletion since 1950 and a figure too dry to make most people pay attention. Presented visually, however, the statistic takes on new strength, and as a pie chart splattered in spray paint across an urban wall, the fact-as-street-art becomes unavoidable for any passerby.

Have a shocking, injustice-exposing statistic that you want to share  with your neighborhood? Thanks to arty designer Golan Levin, it’s now  easier than ever. That is, if you’re willing to put on a black  stocking-cap and go spray paint your activist data onto private  property. Levin created this downloadable, customizable stencil called “Infoviz” that resembles a pie chart-style infographic. Read more …

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Ninety percent. That’s the amount of ocean life depletion since 1950 and a figure too dry to make most people pay attention. Presented visually, however, the statistic takes on new strength, and as a pie chart splattered in spray paint across an urban wall, the fact-as-street-art becomes unavoidable for any passerby.

Have a shocking, injustice-exposing statistic that you want to share with your neighborhood? Thanks to arty designer Golan Levin, it’s now easier than ever. That is, if you’re willing to put on a black stocking-cap and go spray paint your activist data onto private property. Levin created this downloadable, customizable stencil called “Infoviz” that resembles a pie chart-style infographic. Read more …

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politico:

A Graphical Overview of the 2012 Republican Field - NYTimes.com (Via FiveThrityEight)

The race to become The Man

They look like party balloons …

ilovecharts:

politico:

A Graphical Overview of the 2012 Republican Field - NYTimes.com (Via FiveThrityEight)

The race to become The Man

They look like party balloons …