DailyDeli for 2006-10-06

Mainly focused on treemaps:

  • Newsmap is an application that visually reflects the constantly changing landscape of the Google News news aggregator. A treemap visualization algorithm helps display the enormous amount of information gathered by the aggregator. Treemaps are traditionall
  • EmoMap is a Python script that mines the Google world news directory and performs affect analysis on the articles’ text. The approach is based on keyword spotting of words affectively weighted along the PAD axes (Pleasure, Arousal, Dominance).
  • This module gives you an easy way to create a treemap from pretty much any data. You can read about the history of treeviews at http://www.cs.umd.edu/hcil/treemap-history/index.shtml. This implementation uses pylab to display the resulting map, and the ma

Some art and some AI:

Some help for finding code (e.g. python implementations of treemaps)