Archive for June, 2011

June 13, 2011 Off

Clear Data on U.S. Tax Rates from the Center for American Progress

By in Neat Visualizations

Admittedly, I haven’t checked the “honest” half of this information, but Paul White’s article about US tax rates does a great job of clearly showing a number of different data sets.  Take this example, which describes income taxes paid by wealthy Americans:  Pretty much the only thing in the chart is information – a […]

June 4, 2011 Off

Concept Design Studio: Playing with Sketchup

By in General Information

I’ve been playing with Google’s Sketchup product since before Google owned it (waaaay back in 2004).  It’s a fantastic product for creating quick 3D models, made all the more powerful by the library of objects created by Sketchup users.  I don’t use it often, but every once in a while it’s a fun way to […]