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Best of Hans Rosling

March 27, 2011 – 2:53 pm | No Comment | 1,210 views
Best of Hans Rosling

Even the most worldly and well-traveled among us will have their perspectives shifted by Hans Rosling. A professor of global health at Sweden’s Karolinska Institute, his current work focuses on dispelling common myths about the …

Live Labs Pivot: A great way to visualize massive amounts of data

September 25, 2010 – 6:30 am | No Comment | 1,526 views
Live Labs Pivot: A great way to visualize massive amounts of data

Pivot is a new technology developed by Microsoft Live Labs that makes it easier to interact with massive amounts of data in ways that are powerful, informative, and fun.

Pivot is designed …

bSix12 Explorer: Navigate in a way that is powerful, informative & fun

September 20, 2010 – 2:24 pm | One Comment | 198 views
bSix12 Explorer: Navigate in a way that is powerful, informative & fun

I am very exited to introduce the new bSix12 Explorer!
The bSix12 Explorer allows you to browse through all available articles on this site in a way that is powerful, informative & fun. You can filter …

Seadragon / Deep Zoom Technology

September 17, 2010 – 3:57 pm | No Comment | 2,016 views
Seadragon / Deep Zoom Technology

Deep Zoom (aka Seadragon) provides the ability to interactively view high-resolution images.

You can zoom in and out of images rapidly without affecting the performance of your application. Deep Zoom enables smooth …

How to Create and Publish a Deep Zoom Composition in 5 Easy Steps

September 12, 2010 – 11:47 am | 5 Comments | 3,162 views
How to Create and Publish a Deep Zoom Composition in 5 Easy Steps

Follow these steps to create and publish your own Deep Zoom composition:

Step 1: Download and Install Deep Zoom Composer
Deep Zoom Composer is a tool that allows you to prepare images for use with the Deep …

Mona Lisa: Why Is She Smiling?

September 5, 2010 – 4:34 am | 3 Comments | 2,688 views
Mona Lisa: Why Is She Smiling?

The Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci is without a doubt the most famous work in the entire forty-thousand-year history of the visual arts. It is the enigmatic smile that has fascinated and baffled art …