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Talk about #BigData

Big Data is an upcoming trend to give people the technology for analyzing massive data sets. One major challenge is to get insight in unstructured data like twitter messages. The provided visualization summarizes the related tags around #BigData by an extraction process. During a period of collection between the 16.02.2013 and 11.05.2013 it is possible to discover short- and long-term conversations about a specific aspect of Big Data. You will see that highly used tags like #Cloud or #Analytics are enjoying a long conversation about the topic.

June 02, 2013 | Comments (1) | Category: Visualization
Visualizing Cancer Statistics

Flow of Cancer Statistics

The analysis of statistical data about cancer occurence is an essential task in epidemiology. It is important to identify risk factors in the early stage of occurrence. The challenge is that every cancer occurence must be analysed under different perspectives. Every occurence contains information about the age, gender, localization of the cancer (e.g. lung) and implication. Through this multidimensional view the visualization of cancer statistics must cover these properties simultaneously.

March 01, 2013 | Comments (13) | Category: Visualization
Network of the German Civil Code

Network of the German Civil Code

A hand-made visualization was done to connect 2385 paragraphs of the German Civil Code by 1896. Every paragraph contains a number of references to other paragraphs. In the physical visualization each reference was visualized through red threads.

February 17, 2013 | Comments (10) | Category: Physical Visualization
A Colored Heatmap to Visualize the German Population

Heatmap Discovery of the German Population

Germany is getting older especially in the forecast from 2015 to 2060. The heatmap shows the German population from 1992 to 2060. Through the use of this visualization technique it is possible to see patterns based on a table of data.

January 08, 2013 | Comments (0) | Category: Visualization
Visualizing the Civil Code of Germany

The Arc of Law

The challenge was to show the range of references between paragraphs of the Civil Code of Germany and to figure out the overall complexity. In the development of the arc visualization the paragraphs follow a logical order. A total number of 2385 paragraphs should be visualized through columns and every arc represents a reference to another paragraph.

August 03, 2012 | Comments (3) | Category: Visualization
Last.fm Visualization

Attractivity of Tags by Artists at Last.fm

The visualization of a Last.fm dataset is based on the comparison of two music artists and their related tags. Through the attracitve force the tags are moving to the artist with a higher value of association.

June 12, 2012 | Comments (0) | Category: Visualization