The Perfect Chart

The perfect chart can convery a world of meaning on two axis. 

The perfect chart contains no more than five categories.

The perfect chart launches a discussion of action.

The perfect doesn’t contain fuscia.

The perfect chart doesn’t exist as a template in MS Office or iWorks.

The perfect chart has clear patterns that are clear as day and night.

The perfect chart is as beautiful as the Mona Lisa.

The perfect chart doesn’t exist for 90% of the publications on the market today.

The perfect chart leaves you awe-inspired.

When was the last time your reporting department produced the perfect chart?

LogiXML – Redefining Reporting and Business Intelligence

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I had the pleasure of sitting in on a demo of LogiXML today and must say that I am quite impressed. Super simple to use and integration is superb using .NET or Java. I downloaded the trial, so I will post some screenshots after I have to play! 😉

The Rise of Social Gaming

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Yesterday, I posted an infographic illustrating the relationship between Facebook and Zynga. Today I found a glorious graphic that illustrates just how hot social gaming has become. Zynga has more than double the revenue generation of the second place developer, Playfish. I didn’t know that virtual pigs and tractors were so popular and people are willing to pay for virtual stuff. Now THAT is fascinating human behavior!