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Blog Index: Inspiration

Understanding industrial design

November 01, 2015

Industrial design emerged with the industrial revolution. Mass production was the catalyst for the role of designer as consultant. Simon King tells us how good design is for everybody.


October 25, 2015

There is an amazing D3 community on the internet. This is driven by the open source nature of all data driven documents, as the source code is available for all to see, learn and borrow from.

Why is data visualisation important?

October 19, 2015

It has oft been said that "a picture paints a thousand words". Conventional wisdom is often bandied about by means of quotes. But when it comes to data why is graphical visualisation thought to be so important?