20 January 2006

Assessing InfoViz Projects : http://www.sims.berkeley.edu/courses/is247/f05/lectures/lecture21.ppt

Google Map Pedometer : http://www.gmap-pedometer.com/

How they programmed the Magic Lens : http://www.dohistory.org/diary/exercises/lens/aboutLens.html

WiFiMap : http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/6317/1211/320/iSPOTS.jpg features three electronic real-time maps of campus wireless use projected onto large Plexiglas rectangles that appear to float in the room. Via : http://web.mit.edu/museum/exhibitions/main.html#ispots

Girafa Thumbnail Service : http://www.girafa.com Add thumbnail images to your searches, bookmarks and textual URLs.

Using Google Maps to Show Geocaches : http://www.dasnet.org/node/100 (and discussion).

Information Foraging: Why Google Makes People Leave Your Site Faster : http://www.useit.com/alertbox/20030630.html

With a frame on the left for contents, one on the right for the body of the site and possibly one across the top for titles and even group headings (see http://nl.internet.com/ct.html?rtr=on&s=1,25wx,1,9bae,dcxl,li07,h2fv for advice on how to change both the contents and the main body frames with one click o fa subject header).

Pre-1948 map of Palestine creates controversy : http://arts-of-islam.blogspot.com/2006/01/pre-1948-map-of-palestine-creates.html More on the high political implications of Palestine's maps from pro-Israeli and pro-Palesteninian websites.

"the ultimate activity holiday destination for graffiti writers"; a graffiti artist named Banksy painted nine images http://www.banksy.co.uk/news/index.html on the Palestinian side of the Israeli West Bank barrier : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Israeli_West_Bank_barrier (From Wikipedia)

Zoom Art : http://zoom.hwmails.de/zoom.htm Via http://www.moanzoom.com/

Currently on page 17 / 138 chronological pages in last 60 days for 'map' : http://digg.com/search/page17/?search=MAP&area=&type=&age= with 7 diggs.

BodyMap (interactive) : http://thehumanbodyfilm.com/inspiringfacts/inspiringfacts.html

"Think sideways! ", Creativity involves breaking out of established patterns in order to look at things in a different way. - Edward de Bono
"You never see further than your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way. " - E L Doctorow
"When choosing between two evils, I always like to try the one I've never tried before." - Mae West

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