Will Scully-Power


The physical weight of data
August 25, 2009, 12:34 am
Filed under: Data, Visualisation | Tags:

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Virtual Gravity [virtualgravity.de] is an interactive data sculpture that makes a bridge between the digital and the analog world.

Individual keywords can be selected and transported from a computer screen to an analog scale.

The importance and popularity of these terms, determined by Google Insights for Search, are then represented as virtual weights, which can be physically compared on the scale.

More: http://infosthetics.com/archives/2009/08/virtual_gravity_the_physical_weight_of_data.html#extended

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