Archives for April 2018
DuckDuckGovs.GoogleWhereas Google records data about you and uses it to display targeted advertising as its main source of revenue, DuckDuckGo is a privacy-focused search engine
Powers of Ten: Census Edition is a data visualization project by Jia Zhang that allows viewers to explore U.S. Census data in a novel way. Zhang's visualization allows visitors to explore population statistics and demographic data of an increasingly larger portion of the United States. The map begins in a single neighborhood, or, census block group. From here, visitors view an entire census tract and, next, a census county. As visitors are presented with these larger geographical areas, the
University of California, Santa Barbara and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art have produced an online exhibit on the 1938 journey of Wilber L. Cummings, Jr. (1914-1943) and F. Bailey Vanderhoef, Jr., who traveled from Kalimpong, India to western Tibet. The exhibit features over 80 black and white photographs from the journey and eighteen full-color images of Tibetan art.
The Art Newspaper: TED-style art history platform aims to promote arts education online. Heni Talks, a new online platform for educational videos about art