Friday, 1 January 2010

IBM Alphaworks

Un'altra creazione molto interessante di quelli di Alphaworks, vecchia conoscenza:


 World Map of Social Networks (dec 2009) (Version 3)


Word Tree See a branching view of how a word or phrase is used in a text. Navigate the text by zooming and clicking.
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Phrase Net Display networks of related words and ideas.
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Wordle Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text.
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Tag Cloud How are you using your words? This enhanced tag cloud will show you the words popularity in the given set of text.
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Compare a set of values

Bar Chart How do the items in your data set stack up? A bar chart is a simple and recognizable way to compare values. You can display several sets of bars for multivariate comparisons.
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Block Histogram This versatile chart lets you get a quick sense of how a single set of data is distributed. Each item in the data is an individually identifiable block.
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Bubble Chart Have so many items that your bar chart is baffling? Do the values vary so much that one bar pushes to the top of the screen while another virtually disappears? Try our bubble chart, which displays values as circles of different sizes.
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See relationships among data points

Network Diagram Is your data all about relationships? Take a set of links -- say flight departure and arrival points or romantic pairings -- and see the connections laid out as a network.
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Scatterplot Point one variable across the x-axis, the other up the y-axis. The size of a dot can represent a third variable. The classic scatterplot gives you a bird's eye view of how your factors relate to each other.
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Matrix Chart A grid-based view of multidimensional data.
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See the parts of a whole

Treemap for Comparisons Want to map a comparison of now vs. then? City vs. highway? Decaf vs. regular? This version of the treemap lets you directly compare two different takes on a set of categorized items.
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Treemap The pie chart's big brother. Treemaps divide up a rectangle into hierarchical categories, letting you see relationships among large numbers of components. This lets you get an overview of a complex whole -- and drill down.
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Pie Chart Each component is a slice of the big pie. A simple and popular classic.
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See the world

Country_map Country Map... Shade the states, regions, or territories of an individual country based on data values. We currently support the following 14 countries:
Australia Brazil Canada China
France Germany Iraq Ireland
Italy Japan Netherlands Russia
UK USA
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US County Map This is a map of all counties in the United States
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World Map This is a world map.
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