November 18, 2008

Jon Udell nails it

...with the right kinds of mental prosthetics, we can learn rapidly and bootstrap ourselves into a position to reason effectively.

Data visualization is a crucially important mental prosthetic. But we’ve yet to evolve it much beyond the graphical equivalent of the wooden leg.

Read more at Visual numeracy for collective survival Posted by oook at November 18, 2008 12:12 PM