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Data privacy or information privacy is a branch of data security concerned with the proper handling of data – consent, notice, and regulatory obligations. To protect data privacy, companies are now required to determine what data privacy acts and laws affect their users. For instance, we must know where the data originated (country and state), what personally identifiable information it might contain and usage methodology. The data privacy regulations include 
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As one of the most widely and mature application domain in deep learning, computer vision can be made to gain high-level understanding from digital image. Neural style transfer is one of the application for composing images in the style of anoth...
Even after combing over almost every surface of the planet, humans continue to be fascinated by maps. Their ability to visually display how we perceive our surroundings compels us to constantly evaluate our environments. In her book Mapping Manhattan: A Love (And Sometimes Hate) Story in Maps, Becky Cooper collects 75 hand-filled maps of Manhattan and uses them as personalized storytelling tools. Cooper's project revolves around a simple map of Manhattan which she letterpressed by hand and distributed to strangers, asking them to draw "their Manhattan" and email the finished maps to her. Sh...
Designer David McCandless gives a TED Talk regarding the power of data and how visualizations can help us process information. He primarily discusses how data visualization focuses our overloaded minds on the information we really need."McCandless' genius is not so much in finding jazzy new ways to show data -- the actual graphics aren't the real innovation here -- as in finding fresh ways to combine datasets to let them ping and prod each other." Be sure to check out David McCandless' blog Info...
An incredible example of interactive technology, the World That Was Table is a communal learning tool that allows museum guests to access the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust's extensive archives in an engaging way. Detailing the lives of Jewish people and their lives before the Holocaust, LAMH's archive of 25,000 photos was an incredible resource that needed a new way to be displayed. By employing an interactive surface, the table immediately a...
Whether we are capable of warp speed in space, relying on androids or doomed to a barren apocalypse, humans cannot resist predicting their future. In this beautiful timeline, Italian visualization artist Giorgia Lupi takes famous novels of the past and shows how their plots and characters map out our future.
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How can data be visualized to aid learning? Come check out our newest exhibition on the 3rd floor of the Gottesman Library open January 23 - May 31, 2012. Data visualization + Learning features five pieces by the Library’s design team. They are visual explorations of data related to educational research and practice:  usage patterns of physical and online space in an academic library, conceptual frameworks of mental disorders and school finance reform litigation, and mapping of scholarly references and online publishing networks. These are examples of data about educatio...
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Check out this timeline from Udemy called 2011: Techrospective. It's a review of the biggest tech news of 2011, posted on Udemy's blog. It's a fairly simple interactive infographic if compared with others we've reviewed here, but I choose to feature it because it comes fro...
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Justin Matejka is a Research Assistant at Autodesk Research, a firm dedicated to innovation in digital prototyping, visualization, and simulation tools and techniques toward advancing design. As part of the Visualization and Learning projects, Matejka created
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Stefanie Posavec is a London-based artist (originally from Colorado), who's created a number of fantastically original projects--many related to literature. Especially marvelous is her series, Writing Without Words, in which she visualizes differences in the writing styles of various modern classic authors. Interestingly, she does most of ...