The Functional Art: An Introduction to Information Graphics and Visualization: The first Massive Open Online Course about infographics and data visualization
Free six-week online course starting 28th October, by Alberto Cairo, through the Knight Centre for Journalism, about infographics and data visualization. Sounds good.
Nice article on translating programmers’ time estimates into reality. Less snarky than that sounds. (via Migurski)
Conversely, on why programming is a good job to be doing, even when you’re 50+. (via @tomstuart)
On what programming is really like. (Me? I’m not sure I do, not professionally, but I don’t know how to stop.)