I’ve always been some kind of a fan of Edward Tufte since I discovered his beautiful exquisite books. You have to check it out if you are interested in visual representation of information.

Today I was searching for a blog by or on Tufte and I stumbled upon the sparklines idea, it’s already a few years old, but there’s now a new draft of the sparklines chapter from Tufte’s forthcoming bookBeautiful Evidence.


Sparklines are apparently becoming popular. There’s even a Sparkline Wiki and directs to Tufte’s home pages.



One Response to “Sparklines”

  1. Worldissound Says:

    I didn’t know you were a Tufte fan 😉 Good post, he really has some interesting stuff!

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