Author Archives: maddiegogo

Eyeo Festival Concerning Data Visualization

Some information about this was sent through the SI All Email list, but because most of the time those messages get deleted or sent straight to trash, I thought I would bring it up here. There is a data visualization … Continue reading

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Big Data is not just for Scientists, Statisticians, etc. but also Photographers

I came across this article/Q&A titled “Eight Questions for Rick Smolan About the Human Face of Big Data.” Then, I thought to myself: “Who is Rick Smolan? What does he know about big data? And how does Big Data have … Continue reading

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Happy 20th Birthday, Texting!

As I learned from Twitter today, apparently texting is now 20 years old. This infographic explains the history of texting. As I was reading this I was trying to think of my first texting experience, but I am not sure … Continue reading

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Data Visualization

I came across this interesting website/article the other day that displayed 50 Great Examples of Data Visualization: http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2009/06/50-great-examples-of-data-visualization/ Data Visualization seems to be an up and coming area, as are most data related areas, because the amount of the data … Continue reading

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#twiteratumich

This Friday I went to the talk by the CEO of Twitter, Dick Costolo, who is a University of Michigan alumnus (BS ’85) . Throughout the talk Costolo talked about the origins of Twitter and its current effects on the … Continue reading

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Quotes from Today’s Digital Leaders

On Twitter today I came across than article on mashable.com sharing “7 Unforgettable Quotes From Today’s Digital Leaders”. I thought they were interesting because they capture how technology is changing the world. The quotes are as follows: 1. “Eventually it … Continue reading

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Processing Lab: Fish Tank

by Morris Blaustein and Maddie Goforth Our processing project is the inside of the aquarium. It consists of two fish, an underwater background and food to feed the fish. We wanted to do an aquarium because we thought it could … Continue reading

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