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back in september when i was playing around with the topic mapping software touchgraph , i had plans. big plans.

i was going to try to begin storing metadata about posts indexed by the blogger post ID [ made easier by the emergence of the blogger api ], so i could do all kinds of fancy, schmancy visualization of the relationships between posts. well, like a lot of my big ideas, it never made it past the lame prototype that i threw together.

well, chris langreiter mocks my procrastination with his excellent vanilla-vista :

" vanilla-vista is the umbrella term for quite a few ideas regarding visualizing the space and its (link) structure. In its first incarnation, it's basically TouchGraph plus a few extensions."
interesting stuff with a lot of potential - here's the applet .

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12/18/2001 10:08:00 PM 0 comments


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