The old adage “You get what you pay for” applies in most situations. Apparently not in the NFL. With the 2014 season in the books, SI.com compiled a list of the 25 highest-paid quarterbacks in terms of yearly average salary (data via Spotrac.com) and charted how they fared, as measured by wins. Some of the […]

        Sources: [1] Channel NewsAsia, LIVE BLOG: Missing AirAsia flight QZ8501, December 28-29, 2014, http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/live-blog-missing-airasia/1553132.html. [2] malaymail online, Device onboard Airasia flight QZ8501 can locate missing plane, says expert, December 29, 2014, http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/locator-device-onboard-airasia-flight-qz8501-can-detect-missing-plane-says#sthash.8XT5Ice1.dpuf. [3] Yahoo! Singapore, First full day of search for AirAsia jet #QZ8501 yields little fruit, December 29, 2014, http://news.yahoo.com/contact-with-airasia-flight-qz8501-bound-for-singapore-from-surabaya-lost-033803688.html. […]

New from Pop Chart, the Charted Collection of Contemporary Footwear is a handy cheat sheet for any shoe closet. Can’t tell the difference between a slingback espadrille wedge and a peep-toe ankle strap platform wedge? The prolific infographic design studio Pop Chart Lab has you covered. The Charted Collection of Contemporary Footwear is a handy, […]

Readers: Simon Owens of Beautler Ink remembered earlier this year when I published the Beutler Ink Oscar’s best picture graphic: https://datavizblog.com/2014/02/25/infographic-the-85-best-picture-winners-by-beutler-ink/. Well, Simon and the Beutler Ink team have been busy and just released their “Here’s to 2014” illustration. It references every single major pop culture and news event in 2014, from Too Many Cooks to the death […]

Readers: While purusing through Zite, I came across this blog post on the Design Instruct web site by Jacob Gube. Jacob is the co-founder and a managing editor of Design Instruct. He’s a web developer, and also the owner of Six Revisions. Follow Jacob on Twitter: @sixrevisions. Best Regards, Michael 6 Ways to Increase the […]

Readers: While purusing through Zite, I came across this blog post on the Design Instruct web site by Jacob Gube. Jacob is the co-founder and a managing editor of Design Instruct. He’s a web developer, and also the owner of Six Revisions. Follow Jacob on Twitter: @sixrevisions. Best Regards, Michael 6 Ways to Increase the Visual […]

Readers: Here is another great post in the MicroStrategy Community from Jaime Perez (photo, right) and his team. A lot of work when into the preparation of this post and it shows some great ways to use the “R” integration with MicroStrategy. Contributors from Jaime’s team include:   ssonobe   Lili   Joanne A   Ohingst […]