Business Intelligence
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Engines of Complexity

JohnJordan1 - December 11, 2008

Any time a new technology is introduced, the market traditionally extends conventional modes of use and understanding from the new thing's nearest neighbor. In their initial instantiations,…

Business Intelligence
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The Paradox of Data Visualization

JohnJordan1 - December 5, 2008

It has been a full quarter-century since the publication of Edward Tufte’s landmark book, The Visual Display of Quantitative Information. In that time, computer screens and other…