Posts filed under “Digital Media”

Visual Guide to the Financial Crisis

Via Mint, comes this not quite perfect (some causation omissions) but close enough to be intriguing enough visualization of the credit crunch:


A Visual Guide to the Financial Crisis, 11/13/2008

Category: Bailouts, Digital Media

Underwater Cars

Here is the latest minor consumer insult: owing more on your vehicle then its worth. Its not the same as being underwater on a house — you can always drive the car until it falls apart, so its market value is irrelevant. “For consumers, the credit crunch may have a silver lining. “Dealerships are desperate…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Markets

2008 Design Challenge

My favorites: More here: 2008 Design Challenge

Category: Digital Media

Citi Credit

This is circulating around:

Category: Credit, Digital Media

Mr. President

Amusing weekend fun:

Category: Digital Media, Politics

Tracking the $700 Billion Bailout

Via the NYT: Dozens of banks and a handful of insurers have applied for funds from the Treasury Department as part of the $700 billion Troubled Asset Relief Program. The Treasury has transferred capital to 30 of these companies and to A.I.G. More are expected to announce their participation in the coming weeks. Bailout by…Read More

Category: Bailouts, Credit, Digital Media, Financial Press

Four Bears

I must have received 5 dozen emails with this chart in it. Yes, its pretty cool; No, I cannot say what it means going forward. > > Kudos to doug short, the creator of this graph — you definitely touched a nerve. ~~~ Note: Doug writes to say he has posted a continuously updated version…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Markets

US Oil Consumption by Region

Fascinating interactive chart via Jon Udell: > Oil Sources, Regional Breakdown: click for regional breakdown North America 1,648,765 33.56% Africa 980,231 19.95% Middle East 837,841 17.05% South America 784,999 15.98% Europe 567,152 11.54% Asia 91,236 1.86% Oceania 2,774 0.06% > Source: Where the oil comes from: Not from where I thought Jon Udell November 9,…Read More

Category: Commodities, Digital Media, Economy, Energy, Markets

The Monty Python Channel on YouTube For 3 years you YouTubers have been ripping us off, taking tens of thousands of our videos and putting them on YouTube. Now the tables are turned. It’s time for us to take matters into our own hands. We know who you are, we know where you live and we could come after you…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Film

Word Paintings

These are graphics composed of words: via Neoformix

Category: Digital Media