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A timely data visualization: Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech

September 2, 2013

This seems like a very good data visualization for this week, the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Nancy Duarte analyzes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech.

More on the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom:

Full text of  “I have a Dream (PDF)

PBS: The March
A new documentary honoring the 50th anniversary of the original March on Washington

Cover of "resonate: Present Visual Storie...

Cover via Amazon

Resonate by Nancy Duarte
By leveraging techniques normally reserved for cinema and literature, Resonate reveals how to transform any presentation into an engaging journey.

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Safari 5’s Reader feature

June 15, 2010
Safari Reader

In Safari 5, this button will give you a reader and printer friendly view of a web page.

I think the controversy about Safari 5’s Reader from publishers is misplaced. The Reader feature gives you a easier-to-read version of an article with a click of a button. It’s also a preview of the printer friendly version. You can only use Reader after the page and ads finish loading.

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Hello world!

April 8, 2010

I’m getting ready and will soon be blogging. While I’m planning this blog, I’m also watching Dateline’s Apollo 13 special. Yes, I am a geek.