Monthly Archives: January 2011

History of the Batmobile – Interactive Timeline

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A dynamically data driven Adobe Flash ActionScript based interactive showing a timeline of Batmobiles.

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YouTube player added to Top Albums interactive

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The original idea behind this interactive was to provide a way for people (i.e. me) to be able to explore the best of the end of year top album charts and discover new music. As there was currently no way to actually listen to any of this music and as I have also been keen to mess around with streaming video it seemed like a good idea to build in video search with a video player.

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NME Top Albums – Animation

A totally pointless animation of the NME genre bubble charts from 1974 to 2010. You need the Flash Player to view this video. //

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End of Year Top Albums 2010 – Raw Data

A few people have contacted me asking for a access to the raw data for my End of Year Top Albums 2010 interactive here. I was planning to build functionality into the interactive so that people can download results from the search table view as I thought it would be good to be able to [...]

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Last.FM Top 40 2010

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I have added Last.FM‘s Top 40 Albums of 2010 chart to the End of Year Top Albums interactive. The revised aggregated End of Year Top Albums of 2010 chart is now: Artist Album Score* 1: Arcade Fire The Suburbs 3529 2: LCD Soundsystem This Is Happening 2913 3: The National High Violet 2878 4: Beach [...]

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End of Year Top Albums for 2010

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End of Year Top Albums 2010 provides a visual summary of the most successful music albums in 2010, based on the aggregation of a large variety of music rankings and charts, ranging from Amazon.com‘s list, over the Daily Telegraph to Rolling Stone and The Times).

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Link: visualizing.org

Visualizing.org is a community of creative people working to make sense of complex issues through data and design… and it’s a shared space and free resource to help you achieve this goal.

http://visualizing.org

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