a murmuration of network packets and a Republican of butt plugs

Posted by on May 16th, 2012 in data viz

Two very different forms of data viz:

  1. From BERG and Ericsson’s UX lab:

    This is an experiment using projection mapping to visualise network activity in the spaces that the network actually inhabits.

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    We use as inspiration a ‘murmuration‘ of starlings, a beautiful natural phenomenon. In this visualisation the ‘murmuration’ flits between devices revealing the relationships and the patterns of network traffic in the studio.

  2. And as Tim Maly reports:http://www.vimeo.com/42106882

    Matthew Epler, a student in the Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) at NYU, has designed a way to bring Michele Bachmann et al. a bit of pleasure. His Grand Old Party is a 3-D data-viz project based on the polling data of Republican presidential nominees. It is also a series of butt plugs.

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