Designers Make Data Much Easier to Digest

by Natasha Singer, NYT, April 2, 2011

In an uncharted world of boundless data, information designers are our new navigators. They are computer scientists, statisticians, graphic designers, producers and cartographers who map entire oceans of data and turn them into innovative visual displays, like rich graphs and charts, that help both companies and consumers cut through the clutter. These gurus of visual analytics are making interactive data synonymous with attractive data.

for full text of the article, visit Designers Make Data Much Easier to Digest – NYTimes.com.

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