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by luc393
Mon Dec 19, 2011 8:59 pm
Forum: NMDS 551
Topic: 12.12 Final Project Description
Replies: 11
Views: 34131

Re: 12.12 Final Project Description

Title: Why Occupy: Mining the emotional web Short description abstract: How can visualization criticism be used to analyze data visualization as an art form? Description: Robert Kosara's essay, In Visualization Criticism – The Missing Link Between Information Visualization and Art and Lev Manovich's...
by luc393
Sun Nov 27, 2011 8:11 pm
Forum: NMDS 551
Topic: 11.07 Your Final Project Proposal Presentation
Replies: 11
Views: 11351

Re: 11.07 Your Final Project Proposal Presentation

For the final project, I will attempt to show the tipping point or 100th monkey concept as it relates to Occupy Wall Street. I will use Twitter's API to search for an increase in terms like #OWS, #Occupy Wall Street, and #wearethe99%, etc. from mid-September to the present day. Then, I will use Proc...
by luc393
Sun Nov 27, 2011 7:59 pm
Forum: NMDS 551
Topic: 10.24 Share some Code
Replies: 12
Views: 12499

Re: 10.24 Share some Code

This code is a visualization of the number of times books with titles including "oil" and "water" are checked out per month. The bars and colors overlap to mimic oil and water and the size of the bar is determined by the *count, or number of times the book is checked out every month. The text labels...
by luc393
Wed Oct 12, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: NMDS 551
Topic: 10.10 Cultural Analytics Review + Sketch
Replies: 12
Views: 13047

Re: 10.10 Cultural Analytics Review + Sketch

Lev Manovich's Cultural Analytics reminds me of two projects, both distinct from each other: 1) A Teddy Bear Exhibit by Ydessa Hendeles http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/10/view/11432/partners-the-teddy-bear-project-by-ydessa-hendeles-at-gwangju-art-biennale-2010.html In this exhibition, Ydessa c...
by luc393
Mon Oct 10, 2011 10:13 am
Forum: NMDS 551
Topic: 10.5 MySQL Project & Analysis, due Wed Oct 5
Replies: 12
Views: 14866

Re: 10.5 MySQL Project & Analysis, due Wed Oct 5

Question: How do the resources of the Seattle Public Library reflect the increase and popularity of DIY sustainable practices from 2006-2010? Query: select title , count(*) from transactionsall where title like '%permaculture%' AND deweyClass >= 600 AND deweyClass < 700 group by title order by count...
by luc393
Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:36 pm
Forum: NMDS 551
Topic: 9.19 Respond To Kosara Schneiderman Fry Here
Replies: 11
Views: 12555

Christine Zenyi Lu

In the “Thinking About Data” section of Ben Fry’s Visualizing Data, he mentions AOL’s release of “randomized” search queries of its users. He does this to point out that we rarely think about the immense amount of information that can be gleaned from data. Immediately, I thought of a project by Sand...