Archive for January, 2010

January 24, 2010 2

My Working Life

By in Experiments in Info Design

For the past 28 months, I’ve kept track of the start, break, lunch, and end times for every day I’ve showed up for work, along with my vacation and sick days.  I started this because I was enrolled in a part-time masters program that took me away from work for 30 Fridays over two years. […]

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January 19, 2010 Off

Jumping into the world

By in General Information

I’ll admit, I’m new to the info design game.  Mr. Tufte has been doing it forever, and a growing population has recognized the need for communicating information in a way that clearly delivers a valuable message without needless distraction.  As I get started, here are some resources I’ve found helpful. I’ll start with a large […]

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January 12, 2010 1

Rethinking Recipes

By in Experiments in Info Design

A pretty startling change happens when you become involved in a relationship – you begin to eat foods that come out of a pan instead of a box.  There are a lot of reasons couples cook together – for enjoyment, as a hobby, or because it simply stinks to cook a meal and have no […]

January 10, 2010 Off

Visualizing Changes Over Time

By in Guides for Info Design

A nice summary from the folks at flowingdata.com.

January 10, 2010 Off

A New Endeavor

By in General Information

Thanks for coming.  I will be using this site to document my efforts and thoughts in information design.