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Five of the Most Important Infographics of the 19th Century

Five of the Most Important Infographics of the 19th Century | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it

Data visualization is not a new phenomenon. For centuries, artists and historians, educators and scientists have been creating illustrations to better communicate complex information.

 

From Emma Willard’s “Picture of Nations” to Dimitri Mendeleev’s Periodic Table, historical infographics continue to inspire and educate today. Here is a look at some of the most influential and beautiful infographics from the 19th century...


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Olivier Vandelaer's curator insight, February 8, 2013 5:28 AM

certainly Mendeleev’s Periodic Table

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An Infographic about Infographics

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The last in a series of infographics about visual data design, we have covered why it's useful to create them, created an embed code generator for you and written an article on promoting infographics. We felt a fitting end to the series would be - you guessed it - an infographic.


This infographic (about infographics of course) goes through 4 stages of creating an infographic: research, design, publishing and promotion offering tips at each stage. If you are thinking about making your own infographics this not only provides some great tips but acts as a good example of an infographic itself...


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All sizes | The Ten Commandments of Twitter | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

All sizes | The Ten Commandments of Twitter | Flickr - Photo Sharing! | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it
Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world.

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Students Love Technology: Infographic

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Is the idea that students love technology surprising? No, but this infographic sheds a little light on this gadget-addicted generation.

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What to Do If Your Child Is a Cyberbully | Teens & Technology | Facebook & Twitter | SecurityNewsDaily

What to Do If Your Child Is a Cyberbully | Teens & Technology | Facebook & Twitter | SecurityNewsDaily | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it
What if it's your child who is terrorizing classmates on Facebook and spreading cruel rumors on Twitter? How to tell if your child is the aggressor on social media -- and what steps to take to stop the behavior.

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Technology Addiction in Teens

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Teens often feel insecure, worried about staying connected to their peers. So they use technology, like Facebook and texting for instant reassurance.

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INFOGRAPHICS: 10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW | Visual.ly

INFOGRAPHICS: 10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW | Visual.ly | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it
Kevin Akers design + imagery has just designed an infographic about infographics.
The list of top ten things everyone should know about the new marketing phenomenon clarifies how to create interesting,noteworthy infographics...
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Digital Curation: A Comprehensive Resource Guide

Digital Curation: A Comprehensive Resource Guide | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it

Robin Good: Excellent guide to digital curation resources by Charles W. Bailey, Jr.. It includes alphabetically organized lists of digital-curation related resources from academic programs to file formats, guidelines, organizations, blogs, and a very rich list of digital curation software tools.  

 

From the site: "This resource guide presents selected English-language websites and documents that are useful in understanding and conducting digital curation. It is also available as an EPUB file (see How to Read EPUB Files)."

 

Excellent. 9/10

 

Full guide: http://digital-scholarship.org/dcrg/dcrg.htm

 

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Duan van der Westhuizen's curator insight, February 20, 2013 6:13 AM

Learn all about curation here

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YALSA’s Teen Book Finder app now available in the Apple App Store | American Libraries Magazine

YALSA’s Teen Book Finder app now available in the Apple App Store | American Libraries Magazine | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it
American Libraries Magazine, the magazine of the American Library Association, delivers news and information about the library community.
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QR Code Treasure Hunt Brings Teens to Libraries - Government Technology

QR Code Treasure Hunt Brings Teens to Libraries - Government Technology | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it

Government Technology QR Code Treasure Hunt Brings Teens to Libraries QR codes are a unique series of patterns that — when scanned with a camera-ready smartphone or mobile device — pull up information such as facts about an...


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Texting Teens: Typing Replaces Talking [INFOGRAPHIC] | Learning Technology | Scoop.it

Texting Teens: Typing Replaces Talking [INFOGRAPHIC] | Learning Technology | Scoop.it | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it

Has texting taken over as the primary form of communication for today's teens?


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Teens’ Top 5 Technology Mistakes Scholastic

Teens’ Top 5 Technology Mistakes Scholastic | Techno Frenzy | Scoop.it
Digital technology is changing every day, so it’s easy to make mistakes with phones and computers.

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