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Visualization Tools, 17th-Century

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This post is a little off-topic, but relevant to those interested in visualization tools.

Tim’s Vermeer is a fascinating movie that follows the 5+ year long quest by a maker of 20th century digital visualization tools – Tim Jenison of Video Toaster fame – to understand the 17th century analog visualization tools likely used by Johannes Vermeer.  The film is narrated by Penn and directed by Teller. Its trailer is below. Continue reading

Web Geolocation Test


This is a test of HTML5’s mobile web capabilities.
Click the button to get your coordinates:

(This worked for a while, but now appears not to work. We are clearly still in the early stages of this technology.)