124: Blogofractal

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Blogofractal
Edward Tufte's 'The Visual Display of Quantitative Information' is a fantastic book, and should be required reading for anyone in either the sciences or graphic design.
Title text: Edward Tufte's 'The Visual Display of Quantitative Information' is a fantastic book, and should be required reading for anyone in either the sciences or graphic design.

[edit] Explanation

The Blogosphere is a blanket term for all the blogs on the internet, that link together and share information to the extent that the term "blogosphere" arose to describe the collective of blogs. This comic proposes a new structure for defining all blogs by: a fractal of blogs.

Edward Tufte is a statistician who worked on data visualization and wrote books on the subject, including "The Visual Display of Quantitative Information", as mentioned in the title text.

[edit] Transcript

From the makers of the Blogosphere, Blogocube, and Blogodrome comes
the Blogofractal
[A large rectangle subdivided into rectangles in a fractal pattern, most with a phrase or word inside.]
[Mostly left to right from top-left corner.]
TripMaster Monkey says
118th Post!!
Wikiconstitution!
OMG
DeCSS
Casemod your Boyfriend!!
FLICKR
They're saying on Kos that
http://slashdot.org/articl
tagCloud
Cory Doctorow is a little upset about copyright law.
Hey guys what if Google is evil?!?
I'll sleep with you for a FreeIpods deal.
FirstPsot!!
Snakes on an I don't Even Care Anymore
KiwiWiki
CSS
Comments (0)
Blogotesseract
¡play games!
[RSS icon.]
is AYB retro yet?
Google Google Google Apple Google Goog
Cheney totally shot a dude!!!
Watch this toddler get owned by a squirrel!!!
Developers
Developers
Developers
Developers
I installed a Mac Mini inside ANOTHER Mac Mini!
Check out this vid of Jon Stewart
9-11 <-> Trent Lott!
Web 7.1
Kryptonite™ locks vulnerable to "keys!"
Interesting post! Check out my blog, it has useful info on CARBON MONOXIDE LITIGATION
FIREFLY!!
HELP ME
Engadget
Boing Boing
Gizmodo
MAKE Blog: DIY baby
My friend has a band!!
Jon released an exploit in the protocol for meeting girls.
Internets!
Howard Dean?
So I hear there's a hurricane.
We should elect this dude!
Google Maps is da best!!
Moderation: +1 Sassy
RSS!
A-list
<3
Trackable URL?
I shot a man in Reno check it out on YouTube!
HEY LOOK ROBOTS!
Net Neutrality!
Friends Only.
Dupe!
AJAX?
COMPLY
Cowboy Neal
Blogodrome
Hey look I got Linux running on my tonsils!
Look alive, blogonauts!
Cafepress cockrings
BOOBIES!!
MIA
A Beowulf Cluster... of BLOGS!!
SPOILER ALERT
Dupe!
You have been eaten by a Grue.
Ruby on a monorail
Lesbians!
DNF Released!
Steampunk
BLAG
PONIES!
Xeni found some porn!
IRONY
LIARS!
Linux on Rails!
Blogocube
del.icio.us!
404
o.O
Don't slam the source when you close it.
comment.png add a comment!

Discussion

Strange - this explanation seems significantly less complete than 24: Godel, Escher, Kurt Halsey and not significantly less complex - anyone care to weight in on that thought? -- Brettpeirce (talk) 13:31, 12 May 2014 (UTC)

Davidy22 picks the daily incomplete explanation randomly from the list of incomplete explanations. So, each page has a fair chance of getting picked, but they don't necessarily have a rating of "needs most help" to "doesn't need much help" that is used to pick. Feel free to work on other explanations. The banner is just to help new users who want to jump in and get their hands dirty but don't know where to start. lcarsos_a (talk) 19:29, 12 May 2014 (UTC)
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