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Coding: Streeb, Dirk: J. Fekete et al. [2008]: The Value of Information Visualization doi:10.1007/978-3-540-70956-5_1 - 26.02.18 12:44

Publication J. Fekete et al. [2008]: The Value of Information Visualization doi:10.1007/978-3-540-70956-5_1
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Perception infers abstract structures (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 6 «Enabling perceptual inference operations»
Visualizations are open for interaction (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 6 «Encoding info in a manipulable medium»
Visualizations are precise (i.e., verbose) (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 12 «Anscombe’s Quartet demonstrates that looking at the shape of the data is sometimes better than relying on statistical characterizations alone.»
Visualizations drive attention (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 6 «Using perceptual attention mechanisms for monitoring»
Visualizations enable application of visuospatial skills to abstract domains (+) Positive One or more paragraphs p. 6 «…graphical visualization can support more efficient task performance by allowing substitution of rapid perceptual inferences for difficult logical inferences…»
Visualizations provide a spatial index structure (+) Positive Less than a sentence p. 6 «…reducing the search for information required for task completion.»
Visualizations reduce effort (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 5 «The simple act of plotting the spreadsheet data in this more meaningfully communicative form makes these kinds of analytic queries easier to answer correctly and more rapidly.»
Visualizations re-represent structures (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 6 «…it is vital to match the representation used in a visualization to the task it is addressing»
Visualizations reveal false assumptions (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 13 «It remains remarkably effective at filtering-out noise from useful data…»
Visualizations show visual patterns (+) Positive One or more sentences p. 4 «if vision perceives some pattern, there might be a pattern in the data that reveals a structure.»
Visualizations support external memorization (+) Positive One or more paragraphs p. 6 «The core of the benefits provided by visuals seems to hinge upon their acting as a frame of reference or as a temporary storage area for human cognitive processes.»
Visual perception has high bandwidth (+) Positive One or more paragraphs p. 7 «According to Information Theory, vision is the sense that has the largest bandwidth: 100 Mb/s.»
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