List of Physical Visualizations
and Related Artifacts

2007 – Wable: Web Behavior Shown with a Dynamic Bar Chart


A dynamic bar chart visualizing one's online activity. From the company's website:

The personal feeds from webapplications like Plazes, Flickr, and tell much about the activity of an individual on the internet. In this project we aim to explore how you can visualize the changes of your web identity over time and create a physical link between your virtual and real identity. The interface consists of both a physical table and a web application. This direct feedback from your web identity is customizable and can be connected to any RSS feed.

Update: What you see is the first prototype version of Wable. We are currently building version 2 so keep an eye on our blog or sign up below to find out when it's released and ready for sale.

Source: Physical Interaction Lab (2007). Wable.