Issue No. 06 - Nov.-Dec. (2012 vol. 32)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCG.2012.114
Ying Zhu , Georgia State Univ., Atlanta, GA, USA
This article reports the experience of using Google Chart Tools and Google Maps in a data visualization course at Georgia State University. These visualization toolkits have many benefits but haven't been widely used in such courses. Students found them easy to use for creating a variety of interactive data visualizations.
Google, Data visualization,visualization education, Google, Data visualization, computer graphics, Google Chart Tools, Google Maps API, Google Fusion Tables, processing, data visualization
Ying Zhu, "Introducing Google Chart Tools and Google Maps API in Data Visualization Courses", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 32, no. , pp. 6-9, Nov.-Dec. 2012, doi:10.1109/MCG.2012.114