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Africa, Mozambique, Sofala province, Beira. 1-1-1988.
Fishermen haul their nets at dawn at Macuti beach along the Indian Ocean.
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In pictures: The many images of Africa

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Is Africa's image unfair? Kenyan artist Jepchumba, who runs the website African Digital Artist, has selected a series of photos that reflect different perceptions of the continent.
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Sakawa – Cyber crime in Ghana

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This paper investigates the prevalence of cybercrimes (caled ‘sakawa’) in Ghana and examines its forms and implications.
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The African Plain at Night - Photo Essays

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Using state-of-the-art light-capturing technologies, a photographer documents the game reserves of East Africa at night, when the animals are most active Photographs by Martin Dohrn / naturepl.com...
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allAfrica.com: PhotoEssay » African First Ladies Meet to Empower Women

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allAfrica: African news and information for a global audience...
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allAfrica.com: Morocco: Ten Tips for Navigating Morocco's Souks - Fodor's

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Staggering Facts, Figures and Statistics about Facebook - Infographic

Staggering Facts, Figures and Statistics about Facebook - Infographic | Africa in Pictures | Scoop.it

Just last Thursday Facebook officially announced that they had passed this significant milestone. The number is sizeable and the moment is worth noting but it is the other facts and figures that accompany this fact that put into perspective how much social networks have woven themselves into the fabric of our lives. These include photos downloaded, the total number of friend connections and songs downloaded.
While Flickr, Instagram, Pinterest and other photo sharing sites are significant, the Facebook ecosystem makes them look like an afterthought- learn more about the statistics on Facebook along with additional facts and numbers at the article link.


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allAfrica.com: PhotoEssay » The African Green Revolution Forum

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Mozambique

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Africa, Mozambique, Sofala province, Beira. 1-1-1988.
Fishermen haul their nets at dawn at Macuti beach along the Indian Ocean.
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Interaction Design for Data Visualizations

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Interactive data visualizations are an exciting way to engage and inform large audiences. They enable users to focus on interesting parts and details, to customize the content and even the graphical form, and to explore large amounts of data. At their best, they facilitate a playful experience that is way more engaging than static infographics or videos.

Several ideas and concepts of interaction design for data visualizations are presented in this post, using 11 examples from the web. The overall concepts featured include:

The Basics: Highlighting and Details on Demand Making More Data Accessible: User-driven Content Selection Showing Data in Different Ways: Multiple Coordinated Visualizations Showing Data in Different Ways: User-driven Visual Mapping Changes Integrating Users’ Viewpoints and Opinions

Visit the complete article for numerous links, useful visuals and specific details on how to understand, implement and evaluate interactive design elements used in data visualization design.


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Hannes's comment, October 2, 2012 5:09 AM
Great article, I really like the idea of interactive information with details on demand. As an interaction designer I always try to balance content management and usability. Here are some interesting examples that made me consider a complete information surface vs a deep level on demand architecture.
JongWon Kim's comment, October 9, 2012 10:39 PM
really beautiful!!
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Keeping Africa's Deserts at Bay - Photo Essays

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Fed by drought, Africa's deserts are spreading, bringing with them hunger, disease and conflict. Can new innovations keep the desert from expanding?
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allAfrica.com: PhotoEssay » A Journey For Water in Ethiopia

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BeetleCam: remote-controlled cameras get up close to lions and leopards - Telegraph

BeetleCam: remote-controlled cameras get up close to lions and leopards - Telegraph | Africa in Pictures | Scoop.it
BeetleCam: remote-controlled cameras get up close to lions and leopards in Africa.
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