Archive for September, 02009


Venn Diagrams as UI Tools

As we collect more and more data, we need ways to create complex queries to analyses it. The tools we have today started with a search box and haven’t improved much since. When combining boolean logic with search, a simple solution that falls out of the mix is the Venn diagram. This article is a look at the possibilities of developing a new GUI control to quickly and easily create advanced search queries.

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Everybody votes!

As far as prediction markets go, you wouldn’t expect to find one in a video game console, but that’s exactly what Nintendo did in the Wii with the Everybody Votes Channel.

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