Information is Beautiful Awards 2013

A global competition recognizing the best in infographics and data visualization

We’ve been slammed with facts, statistics and reports for as long as we’ve known how to ingest and interpret them. There’s a reason why infographics have surged in popularity and been mobilized by the news media; no trick can plant a fact more firmly in your head than engaging art. In the information chaos of the internet age, data visualization does more than make factoids …

If the World Were a Village of 100 People

Global order characterized in a bright and concise infographic

Breaking down the statistics among earth’s entire population in a digestible form is not a simple task—which is why we were so enlightened by the infographic series “If the World Were a Village of 100 People,” which was scouted by our friend and designer Alan Jones-Mann. The smart series of illustrations by graphic designer Toby Ng depicts social trends and conditions among a hypothetical condensed …

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Advertorial Content: As a small business we know all about the challenges that come along with expenses and budgeting. Tools like FoundersCard, a membership service for entrepreneurs that helps smooth out these problems, play an important part in our day-to-day running of Cool Hunting: Cool Hunting Daily emails, our mobile phone service, shipping, team lunches and all kinds of travel perks, such as elite status …