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Posted By Barry Ritholtz On June 11, 2008 @ 3:29 pm In Mathematics,Quantitative,Technical Analysis | Comments Disabled
My friend Paul has a chart from BP’s data, Visualizing Global Oil Markets: 1965-2007  (not my favorite chart porn in the world).
Lately, I have been greatly enjoying the way numbers are depicted in a visual context, vis Visualizing Data . The site tends towards an eclectic depiction of data, which provides different ways of thinking about numbers, modeling, and the world.
I find it to be a fascinating exercise. This approach has very much colored how I approach and contextualize data. Some recent examples from the site:
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URLs in this post:
 Visualizing Global Oil Markets: 1965-2007: http://paul.kedrosky.com/archives/2008/06/11/visualizing_glo.html
 Visualizing Data: http://flowingdata.com/
 Image: http://flowingdata.com/2008/03/04/explore-your-delicious-tags-and-bookmarks-on-6pli/
 Image: http://flowingdata.com/2008/03/19/21-ways-to-visualize-and-explore-your-email-inbox/
 Image: http://flowingdata.com/2008/03/12/17-ways-to-visualize-the-twitter-universe/
 Image: http://flowingdata.com/2008/06/11/personal-visualization-for-the-obsessive-compulsive/
 Image: http://flowingdata.com/2008/03/10/area-codes-in-which-ludacris-claims-to-have-hoes/
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