Interesting links of week 32
Hypershifters selected some of the links to interesting content on the web of the past week. Content consists of articles, visuals or video’s. Please let us know what you think of these links…
- Visualizations: 50 great examples of infographics, interesting examples of infographics
According to wikipedia: Information graphics or infographics are visual representations of information, data or knowledge. These graphics are used where complex information needs to be explained quickly and clearly, such as in signs, maps, journalism, technical writing, and education.
- Video: I love mindmapping and I map everyday, 27 min video interview
Robert Scoble (tech blogger) and Michael Deutch (Mindjet Evangelist) on Mindmapping
- Article: The History and Future of Graphic Facilitation by Christine Valenza.
Article from the July issue of Interactions Magazine can be downloaded in PDF format from box.net.
- Video: TED Talk: Biomimicry in action by Janine Benyus.
Janine has a message for inventors: When solving a design problem, look to nature first. There you’ll find inspired designs for making things waterproof, aerodynamic, solar-powered and more; 17 mins.
- Internet: Multisearch engine: Sputtr.
Sputtr is a really clean and simple startpage that you can use to search all your favorite websites such as Google, Yahoo, Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, Twitter, del.icio.us and many more. With Sputtr one can save time since one does not have to visit all the individual sites, it is even customizable.
- Article: Solving Problems with Pictures, an Interview with Dan Roam (author of The Back of the Napkin) by Vern Burkhardt.
Pictures can be used to discover, develop and share business ideas and have some fun.
- Information and video: GetDocued
Website which provides links and descriptions to documentaries which are available on the internet and provide them in a convenient way on our platform. GetDocued covers amongst others: culture, history, economics, thinkers, environment, science, Body & Mind and technology etc.
- Internet: Knowledge Based (smart) Search: Yebol (beta)
Yebol provides semantic results on searches and it combines different content sources on a single page.
If you come across some interesting content, reviews, videos please feel free to post it in the comment field below…