Readers: I subscribe to the web site, Junk Charts, and wanted to share the latest blog post by Kaiser Fung. Kaiser Fung (photo, right) is a recognized expert, speaker, author and teacher in business analytics, and data visualization. He directs the Master of Science in Applied Analytics at Columbia University. He has built and managed data […]

Bizweekgraphics 1990–2001: Chartjunk. Only 90s kids will remember these, if they happened to be abject dorks who read Businessweek. In 1990 came color and its attendant abuses, but if you embrace the “the phrase ‘desktop publishing’ was invented ten minutes ago” of it all it can be genuinely charming to have put a bar chart […]