Zoom

Description
Zoom is a prototype project I initiated with ProQuest and the New York Times.
Role
Concept, Interaction Design, Leading Visual Design and Technology
With
Q42, BeyondTrees, Logic Dream, Ralf Mitsch
Period
2011-2012

Web interface showing all newspapers covers from 1851 to current

Zooming in (this is on iPad), years start to emerge

We designed a Google Trends for history. This shows a heatmap for 'inflation'. You can clearly see the highlights.

Same period (1851-current), but with 'television'. What trends do you see?

Saturday January 15, 2011 / project / front page