There’s been a great deal of dismissive language surrounding the Occupy Wall Street protesters and their national offshoots. The question remains: Who is an OWS protester? Some analysis begins to paint a better picture…
Last week, Foursquare passed one billion check-ins. To celebrate, they took a week’s worth of check-in data and turned it into a small slice of data visualization porn. Watch the ebb and flow of check-ins throughout the world.
David McCandless made a data visualization comparing the Atlantic Ocean fishing stocks in 1900 and in 2000. Amazing what just 100 years of commercialized fishing will do, right? In 2000 there are almost no fish in the North Atlantic!
Based on photos uploaded to Flikr, Eric Fischer determined that the NYC Apple Retail Store on Fifth Ave. is the most popular attraction in the city. Apple fanboys really need to stop padding the stats.