Great to see the release of the Information Is Beautiful Awards 2014 candidates - lost an entire afternoon scrolling through these.
The BBC's Your Life on Earth
Nifty visualisation that shows how you and the world have changed since the day you were born. Generates a completely random but interesting set of stats.
Q: Ever wondered how much drugs and prostitution are worth to the UK economy?
A: Yes, then click here (not a link to a dodgy website). Just needs someone to add the same for Rock 'n' Roll now.
A day without data for the BBC's technology correspondent. Good if you need to explain to your granny how data is captured these days.
Here's an article from the engineer on how smart visualisation is actually helping the world.
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