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Data made beautiful
More and more news and information sources are turning to infographics to display complex data in a simple, visual way. Infographics have become one of the most ‘dugg’ types of content on Digg.com, meaning people don’t just want to get information this way, they want to share it. This infographic from engadget.com displays a recap of the days stories by time and level of interest based on comments.
Why it matters
Audiences have access to more information than ever, but they need tools to help them sort through it. How can brands display information in a beautifully simple way, that readers will understand and be inspired to share?
“Biophilia” is the world’s first music album app produced by Bjork in collaboration with Apple. Some say it’s a new way of making CDs in the iPad era. It will include 10 separate internal apps, each relating to a different track of the album. It allows people to explore and interact with the song's themes or even make a completely new version of them.
A new service called X-Pire that allows internet users to put an expiration date on their image uploads marks the end of an era. What goes on the internet no longer stays on the internet.