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11 Qualities Google Looks For In Job Candidates

It only hires about 4,000 people.<p>Senior vice president of People Operations, Laszlo Bock presides over the ultra-selective process.<p>In interviews with The New York Times, the Economist, and students on Google+, the hiring boss sheds light on how the search giant evaluates candidates.<p>We sifted …

Employment

8 Things You Should Never Say In A Job Interview

Beyond being late and looking like a slob, there are a few things that you should NEVER say during a job interview.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Twitter</b>

Job Interviews

11 Of The Most Influential Infographics Of The 19th Century

Think of infographics as a modern-day obsession? Not even close. Cartography scholar Susan Schulten gives a brief tour of the 19th century’s most astonishing charts.<p>We live in a world steeped in graphic information. From Google Maps and GIS to the proliferation of infographics and animated maps, …

See something or say something: San Francisco

How Mr. Money Mustache Retired At Age 30 And How You Can Too

His name is Pete. He lives in Longmont, Colorado. And, eight years ago, he and his wife retired at age 30.<p>He now blogs about finance and lifestyle at Mr. Money Mustache for 400,000 unique visitors a month. Because he’s anonymous, he says that his blog is now popular enough — garnering 37 million …

How to create a dashboard in Excel

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The size of it

<b>How the world's population has changed</b><p>THE world in 1950 looked very different from how it does now. Europe was home to 22% of the world's 2.5 billion …

Total War: Rome 2 trailer introduces Rome's most legendary foe

A new trailer for <i>Total War: Rome 2</i> focuses on the exploits of Rome's legendary nemesis, Hannibal Barca of Carthage.<p>The trailer features Roman leaders arguing over the whereabouts of Hannibal and his army, and where they believe he might attack next. Perhaps he might land a naval attack on a port, …

Miso project: how it will help you make your own Guardian-style infographics and data visualisations

Here on the Guardian's data team, we've wanted to help you visualise our data and create new viz styles for a long time. And now, thanks to some …

Top trends in Data Visualization 2013: Visually Meetup | Visually Blog

With 2012 behind us — and having discussed our favorite infographics, interactive visualizations and motion graphics of the year — it was only …

Telling Stories with Visual Data: A Glimpse into the Future of Narrative

<i>Editor’s note: We’ve asked contributors to the Visualizing Data Insight Center to show us some of their favorite examples of dataviz with short explanations of what makes those visualizations so effective. Today, Jer Thorp shares one of his favorites.</i><p>Below is a screen grab of a masterful …

When Creating Visualizations, Question Everything

As organizations expand their digital infrastructures, the amount of data being collected is growing at an ever-increasing pace. This deluge presents a new set of challenges, and the most crucial of these — making sense of it all — depends on data visualization. Digital tools like Many Eyes and …

How GE Uses Data Visualization to Tell Complex Stories

<i>GE, perhaps more than any other major company, is dedicated to the use of data visualization as a key part of its marketing and communications efforts. Stemming from our Insight Center on visualizing data, I spoke with Linda Boff, GE’s executive director of global brand marketing, about the</i> …

Data as Art

PBS web series Off Book has produced a short, compelling video called “The Art of Data Visualization,” which showcases powerful presentations of …

Can you predict future traffic patterns? Nokia thinks it can

HERE released Living Cities today, a time-lapsed visualization of the traffic in five cities over a 24-hour period. Users can choose the city, zoom …

Follow the money: new data-visualization tool helps track the world economy

The global economy can be difficult for the average person to understand. Money funnels towards and away different countries quickly, creating a …

Smartphone becomes in-car head-up display

<b>Sat-nav firm Garmin has made a portable head-up display (HUD) for cars that projects turn-by-turn directions on to a vehicle's windscreen.</b><p>The portable HUD works with a smartphone and Garmin app to generate navigation information.<p>The gadget can project directional arrows, distances, current speed …

Car Tech

How Health Trackers Could Reduce Sexual Infidelity

I wear a health tracking watch that monitors minute-by-minute my heart rate, calories burned, steps taken, and if I’m sleeping. Anyone who had access to my data, like a spouse, could tell when I was exercising. Most importantly, they would know if I was having sex — and how intense it was.<p>Indeed, I …

Alibaba is just the beginning: How B2B marketplaces will thrive (for real, this time)

During the heyday of Web 1.0, B2B marketplaces were, we were assured, the next trillion-dollar gold rush. In 2000, Gartner Group was projecting B2B …