e-Xploration
32.8K views | +1 today
Follow
 
Rescooped by luiy from The Aesthetic Ground
onto e-Xploration
Scoop.it!

Unspeakableness

Unspeakableness | e-Xploration | Scoop.it

Via Xaos
luiy's insight:

Emotion Archive


This is the extension of the untranslatable words visualisation. In order to take the visualisation further, I started to work closely with a native Russian speaker and three native German to translate the whole list of emotions, to see if they can be translated properly, or are there unique words in Chinese, Russian, or German that depicts the emotions into more precision, to come up with this "grand detail" of human emotions. It then develops into an interactive emotion archive where you can compare different emotionscape in different langauges, as well as understanding the emotions directly from facial expression, tonality, and body movements.

more...
Xaos's curator insight, January 20, 2013 11:34 AM

This is the early stage research of the project. In late January, 2012, I emailed around Royal College of Art asking for words describing emotions in languages other than English that are untranslatable into English. Interesting enough, in order to understand the untranslatable words I had to have several correspondence with the person who contributed the word, and through this back-and-forth discussion can I actually get the glimpse of the emotion itself. These explanation of the untranslatable words are often in the format of "it is a kind of (emotion A), close to (emotion B), and somehow between (emotion C) and (emotion D)." This triggers me to map out the emotions based on the classification of emotions provided in Shaver et al. - "Emotion Knowledge - Futher Exploration of a Prototype Approach." in the book Emotions in Social Psychology by W. Parrott (2001). Which I intented to visualised the untranslatable words as chemical molecules that reacts with the emotion "nodes" to the fact that untranslatable words are often complicated emotions that are the mixture of other translatable emotions.

e-Xploration
antropologiaNet, dataviz, collective intelligence, algorithms, social learning, social change, digital humanities
Curated by luiy
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Oycib ::: Collective Intelligence. "Kaan". Network Visualisation.

Oycib ::: Collective Intelligence. "Kaan". Network Visualisation. | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
luiy's insight:

Beginning with the origins, Oycib means in Mayan language "the place of honey". In this projet, Oycib is an e-Research infrastructure for the Collective Intelligence Analysis.

 

With Oycib infrastructure we propose an analysis model, based in the digital practices and collaboration profiles for the development of Social Learning and the Context Awareness in the Collective Intelligence process.

 

The infrastructure design and the profiles proposed here, are based on historical studies about social organization glyphs in Mayan culture made by Montgomery (2002) and Calvin (2012).

 

Initially we worked with four collaboration profiles: the "Itzaat", the "Pitziil", the "Ayuxul" and the "Sajal" (profiles), but we can find others depending of the organization context. Thus, it's important to mention that each profile is found based on the e-Xploración model and they are the qualitative and quantitative interpretation of the collaborative practices. In this way, we propose methods based on Social Network Analysis for the learning and knowledge management.

 

Thus, the network in Oycib is called "Kaan" (sky or network in Mayan Lenguage). In the "Kaan" we present the visualization of the subjects and objects, such as persons, forums, blogs, files, groups and all the interactions among them. Additionally, each profile and their interactions is presented.

 

... you can interact with "Kaan" here.

 

http://viz.oycib.org/net_all_3/network/index.html

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Leonardo da Vinci’s Visionary Notebooks Now Online: Browse 570 Digitized Pages | #dataviz #history

Leonardo da Vinci’s Visionary Notebooks Now Online: Browse 570 Digitized Pages | #dataviz #history | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
For hundreds of years, the huge, secretive collection of manuscripts remained mostly unseen by all but the most rarified of collectors. After Leonardo's death in France, writes the British Library, his student Francesco Melzi “brought many of his manuscripts and drawings back to Italy. Melzi’s heirs, who had no idea of the importance of the manuscripts, gradually disposed of them.” Nonetheless, over 5,000 pages of notes “still exist in Leonardo’s ‘mirror writing’, from right to left.” In the notebooks, da Vinci drew “visions of the aeroplane, the helicopter, the parachute, the submarine and the car. It was more than 300 years before many of his ideas were improved upon.”
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

What Questions to Ask When Creating Charts

What Questions to Ask When Creating Charts | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
The process of creating a data visualisation can be messy: Finding data sources, sketching out a chart form, figuring out how to download data, analysing the data, trying out a chart type, bringing the data in a different format to try another chart type, researching more data, finding that the data doesn’t fit to my article, deciding against the chart altogether – it’s all very much entangled.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Facebook data collection and photo network visualization with Gephi and R | #SNA #dataviz #Gephi

Facebook data collection and photo network visualization with Gephi and R | #SNA #dataviz #Gephi | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
Collecting and visualizing Facebook networks using people's profile photos as node images (three ways: with Gephi, igraph, or qgraph). Includes the steps to generate the visualization along with an R script.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

History of Cartography: Volumes One, Two, and Three

History of Cartography: Volumes One, Two, and Three | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
On this site the University of Chicago Press is pleased to present the first three volumes of the History of Cartography in PDF format. Navigate to the PDFs from the left column. Each chapter of each book is a single PDF. The search box on the left allows searching across the content of all the PDFs that make up the first six books.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Connected: The Power of Six Degrees - YouTube I #networks #SNA

CONNECTED: THE POWER OF SIX DEGREES (alternate title: How Kevin Bacon Cured Cancer) is a 2008 documentary film by Annamaria Talas. It was first aired in 2009 on the Science Channel. The documentary introduces the audience to the main ideas of network science through the exploration of the concept of six degrees of separation. Stars: Nyaloka Auma, Kevin Bacon, Albert-László Barabás
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

dc.js - Dimensional Charting Javascript Library

dc.js - Dimensional Charting Javascript Library | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
dc.js is a javascript charting library with native crossfilter support, allowing highly efficient exploration on large multi-dimensional datasets (inspired by crossfilter's demo). It leverages d3 to render charts in CSS-friendly SVG format. Charts rendered using dc.js are data driven and reactive and therefore provide instant feedback to user interaction.

dc.js is an easy yet powerful javascript library for data visualization and analysis in the browser and on mobile devices.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

A Complete Tutorial on Tree Based Modeling from Scratch (in R & Python)

A Complete Tutorial on Tree Based Modeling from Scratch (in R & Python) | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
This tutorial is meant to help beginners learn tree based modeling from scratch. After the successful completion of this tutorial, one is expected to become proficient at using tree based algorithms and build predictive models.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by luiy from 1-2-3, A-B-C : Infographics, «cheatsheets», Manifestos, tips, tricks, how-to, diagrams and shortcuts
Scoop.it!

Cognitive Bias Infographic

Cognitive Bias Infographic | e-Xploration | Scoop.it

Click here to edit the content


Via Claude Emond
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Top-Secret NSA Report Details Russian Hacking Effort Days Before 2016 Election

Top-Secret NSA Report Details Russian Hacking Effort Days Before 2016 Election | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
The spear-phishing email contained a link directing the employees to a malicious, faux-Google website that would request their login credentials and then hand them over to the hackers. The NSA identified seven “potential victims” at the company. While malicious emails targeting three of the potential victims were rejected by an email server, at least one of the employee accounts was likely compromised, the agency concluded. The NSA notes in its report that it is “unknown whether the aforementioned spear-phishing deployment successfully compromised all the intended victims, and what potential data from the victim could have been exfiltrated.”

VR Systems declined to respond to a request for comment on the specific hacking operation outlined in the NSA document. Chief Operating Officer Ben Martin replied by email to The Intercept’s request for comment with the following statement:

Phishing and spear-phishing are not uncommon in our industry. We regularly participate in cyber alliances with state officials and members of the law enforcement community in an effort to address these types of threats. We have policies and procedures in effect to protect our customers and our company.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Graph Commons – Map networks together

Graph Commons – Map networks together | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
Graph Commons is a collaborative platform for making, analyzing and publishing network maps.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

David Rumsey Historical #Map Collection | #cartography #history

David Rumsey Historical #Map Collection | #cartography #history | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
Think of LUNA as not just page after page of thumbnails, but as a dynamic space for working with digital content. Simple Keyword searching is a common way to search for content. Advanced Search can help you find specific items within certain parameters. 

But what if you don't know what to search for? How can you enter a keyword if you don't have one? Try LUNA's browse facet categories feature. 

Browsing facets presents all the data of a collection in 4 categories: Who, What, When, and Where. Facets are also presented so you'll immediately know what kind of content is in a collection. 

Users can view individual images in the Detail View or multiple images in the LUNA Workspace. And of course there's still the ability to browse through pages of thumbnails but now you can customize your view selecting the number of thumbnails per page and their size. You can also choose to go full screen and eliminate your browser's navigation tools. Just use the forward and back feature on virtually every page of LUNA:
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

#Charts and #Graphs - Visualization Universe | #dataviz #tools

#Charts and #Graphs - Visualization Universe | #dataviz #tools | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
Explore this interactive visualization about the world of visualization itself - see charts arranged by popularity and trends in this collaboration between Google News Lab and Adioma
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

The ICIJ Releases Neo4j Desktop Download of Paradise Papers

The ICIJ Releases Neo4j Desktop Download of Paradise Papers | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
Explore the entire Paradise Papers dataset for yourself as a Neo4j Desktop package, now available for download from the Pulitzer Prize-winning ICIJ.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

This interactive geoengineering map | @ETC_Group #anthropocene #cartography

This interactive geoengineering map | @ETC_Group #anthropocene #cartography | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
This interactive geoengineering map, prepared by ETC Group and the Heinrich Boell Foundation, is an attempt to shed light on the worldwide state of geoengineering by showing the scope of research and experimentation. There is no complete record of weather and climate control projects so this map is necessarily partial. It builds on an earlier map of Earth Systems Experimentation published in 2012. That original map documented almost 300 projects and experiments related to the field of geoengineering. Five years later over 800 such projects can be identified. These include projects in Carbon Capture, Solar Radiation Management, Weather Modification and other approaches. 

For more information and background on geoengineering and its ecological, economic, social and justice implications see geoengineeringmonitor.org

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (CC available) - YouTube I #History #Hackers

The film follows the story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz. From Swartz's help in the development of the basic internet protocol RSS to his co-founding of Reddit, his fingerprints are all over the internet. But it was Swartz's groundbreaking work in social justice and political organizing combined with his aggressive approach to information access that ensnared him in a two-year legal nightmare. It was a battle that ended with the taking of his own life at the age of 26. Aaron's story touched a nerve with people far beyond the online communities in which he was a celebrity. This film is a personal story about what we lose when we are tone deaf about technology and its relationship to our civil liberties.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Barabási Albert-László - Books

Barabási Albert-László - Books | e-Xploration | Scoop.it

Network Science


ALBERT-LÁSZLÓ BARABÁSI


Networks are everywhere, from the Internet, to social networks, and the genetic networks that determine our biological existence. Illustrated throughout in full colour, this pioneering textbook, spanning a wide range of topics from physics to computer science, engineering, economics and the social sciences, introduces network science to an interdisciplinary audience. From the origins of the six degrees of separation to explaining why networks are robust to random failures, the author explores how viruses like Ebola and H1N1 spread, and why it is that our friends have more friends than we do. Using numerous real-world examples, this innovatively designed text includes clear delineation between undergraduate and graduate level material. The mathematical formulas and derivations are included within Advanced Topics sections, enabling use at a range of levels. Extensive online resources, including films and software for network analysis, make this a multifaceted companion for anyone with an interest in network science.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

- Topogram - Visualize how networks change over time and space

- Topogram - Visualize how networks change over time and space | e-Xploration | Scoop.it

"Topogram"

Topogram is a web-based app to visualize the evolution of networks over time and space.



Try it online at app.topogram.io or install your own.

Features
Time-based navigation in graph
Network layouts + geographic data
Online/real-time data update via API

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Data trails: “The comparative machine” (1836)

Data trails: “The comparative machine” (1836) | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
This post is part of a blog series on historical data vis titled “Data Trails. Snapshots from the history of data visualisation” and originally appeared over at my friends’ from Idalab, a Berlin-based specialist on data science and machine learning. 

There is a very basic joy in roaming through atlases and in looking at maps. Atlases are rich collections of places, and if there is one thing they can do it is making you travel around the world, to places near and far. Cartography – an age-old discipline combining science and art – has created a unique way of looking at our planet, of flying over continuous landscapes and endless oceans. The 19th century was a golden age of atlases. Beautiful pieces for the educated household were printed in many different countries. Many of them feature one very special type of map: the comparative tableau showing the longest rivers and highest mountains of the world.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Interactive flow visualization in R

Interactive flow visualization in R | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
Exploring flows between origins and destinations visually is a common task, but can be difficult to get right. In R, there are many tutorials on the web that show how to produce static flow maps (see here, here, here, and here, among others).

Over the past couple years, R developers have created an infrastructure to bridge R with JavaScript using the htmlwidgets package, allowing for the generation of interactive web visualizations straight from R. I’d like to demonstrate here a few examples for exploratory interactive flow graphics that use this infrastructure.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Learning Analytics : quelles sont les données du problème ? | LINC

Learning Analytics : quelles sont les données du problème ? | LINC | e-Xploration | Scoop.it
L’éducation et la formation tout au long de la vie constituent l’un des nouveaux eldorados du numérique. Les méthodes d’apprentissage en ligne se développent sous la forme de Moocs, de plateformes d’e-learning, passent par les réseaux sociaux, sont disponibles sur ordinateurs, tablettes, et smartphones.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by luiy from 1-2-3, A-B-C : Infographics, «cheatsheets», Manifestos, tips, tricks, how-to, diagrams and shortcuts
Scoop.it!

50 Research Methods for Innovation Infographic

50 Research Methods for Innovation Infographic | e-Xploration | Scoop.it

Via Claude Emond
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

Interactive timeline of the PRISM scandal - Virostatiq

Interactive timeline of the PRISM scandal - Virostatiq | e-Xploration | Scoop.it

Constructing the visualization.


The visualization was constructed entirely in HTML5 and JavaScript. Four major libraries were used: 


-  Sigma.js for displaying the networks. The latest version does not contain some key functionality for dynamically and additively loading and unloading of subgraphs into the main graph, so the source code was updated with required methods. Separate article on that topic is upcoming. 


- Three.js for rotating Earth and all geographically-related work. Simile Timeline for the timeline.


- Flot for the bar graph.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by luiy
Scoop.it!

56Kast #94 – Archiver les réactions numériques aux attentats

► Abonnez-vous : http://bit.ly/abo56kast La chercheuse Valérie Schafer coordonne le projet Asap, qui veut analyser les réactions des internautes au
more...
No comment yet.