[gallery] soupsoup: femmebot: The whole interactive shebang: every NY Times interactive feature with traffic stats http://innovate.whsites.net/ (via @BBHLabs) Awesome “Interactive Portfolio” created by the NYT. Covers a wide range of topics with visualizations and data....

[gallery] roomthily: Cartogrammar.com | Typographic maps II Mouths Open Wide by Mike Boruta. Map of Athens, Ohio, by things he overheard and his own thoughts at a location. ...

taitran: Ten Things Social Media Can’t Do A Healthy Reminder for Setting Expectations Posted by B.L. Ochman on 11.02.09 @ 10:23 AM Social media can’t: Substitute for marketing strategy. A Twitter campaign or a Facebook page that announces your weekly specials is not a marketing strategy....

[gallery] ryanokeefe: I showed you the Most. Original. Halloween. Costume. Ever. Now check out the Best. Halloween. Costume. Ever. thedailywhat: Papercraft of the Day: Vancouver-based 3D character artist Eric Testroete (previously) triggers the big-head mode cheat IRL with a custom-made oversized paper noggin modeled after his own (presumably) normal-sized...

Written by @drew of http://blamedrewscancer.com/: …So I sent it back. I get emotional every time I think about those words.   I’ve waited to type them for months. May 20th I sat in front of my Dr. while he told me that my life was about to take a detour. ...

[gallery] A new way of looking at the world “People are sort of happily defining their own social networks for other people to see, and that has led people to become interested in exploring data in ways they weren’t interested before.”...