Agency Made Me Do It
AMMDI is an open-notebook hypertext writing experiment, authored by Mike Travers aka
. It's a work in progress and some parts are more polished than others. Comments welcome!
Tufte: Seeing with Fresh Eyes
I wonder what Tufte makes of ggplot,
, etc. They are pretty good but obviously light-years from the carefully customized designs that he likes – difference between the mass-market acceptable and the truly excellent.
Ah this is because
assigns colors in order.
19 Jul 2021 11:34 - 01 Jan 2022 07:48
vega/vega: A visualization grammar.
Great little dataviz tool, I'm using it all over the place.
BUT: doesn't do DAGs. Has some built in stuff for trees, and for force-directed layouts
Made a hacky layout system for Rawsugar recipes; kind of works but doesn't look great.
Idea: Vega uses d3-hierarchy, but there is also a
erikbrinkman/d3-dag: Layout algorithms for visualizing directed acyclic graphs
. So wonder what would be involved in making an extension. Probably a lot of pain