Infinite Atlas is, in the simplest terms, "an independent research and art project seeking to identify, place and describe every possible location in David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest." In broader terms, it’s an infinitely absorbing marriage of literature and rich location-based data. The map is the work of Washington-based writer, and dedicated Infinite Jest fan, William Beutler. [...] The scope of the project meant Beutler brought in a number of creative partners, including agency JESS3 and DC web development company RedEdge, which helped bring the interactive map to life.
Eloqua, partnering once again with JESS3, has set out to visualize the most influential tech, design, startup and other blogs in the UK with a new infographic, The Blog Tree: UK Edition. This is the third installment to the Blog Tree series first released in late 2010. The UK Edition recognizes the most influential marketing bloggers and incorporates scoring of each blog's influence.
JESS3 has been nominated by Techweek and Data 2.0 as a Top 100 Innovator in the cloud data space. The list of innovators includes companies with the top cloud data products in their industry, that publish the most respected thought leadership editorial in this industry, and those developing potentially disruptive products and services. We are honored.
Samsung, the world's largest electronics company, made a big entrance into South by Southwest Interactive (SXSWi) this year. The company tapped data visualization leader JESS3, to create a cutting-edge, real-time social media aggregation wall displaying the hottest panels, trending topics and locations, as well as photos and tweets.
As a part of our ongoing commitment to create content as a public service, we had the opportunity to partner with Blackboard to visualize the "Active Learner" in the context of the state of education experience. As Blackboard notes on their blog: "Digital natives become the majority in classrooms and lecture halls, we are at critical turning point in education. What’s that light around the corner? A world where everyone in education can access infinite teaching tools, information, and analytics from anywhere at any time. A world where all kinds of education activities, from discussions to lectures to collaboration, can be done virtually."
The newest in the partnership with C-SPAN and foursquare, JESS3 is proud to have helped coordinate the network's efforts to bring education and politics to the masses through the geosocial platform in the form of a dedicated foursquare C-SPAN badge. Designed by JESS3, this badge can be obtained by checking in to five pre-determined politically significant locations, mostly around the Washington, D.C. area.
To reveal its latest Google Doc offering, the new Google presentations, Google approached JESS3 to create an embedded deck to showcase the editor’s key differentiators. To create the deck, our design team used elements which are all available in the new Google presentations interface.
In an ongoing effort to thank our avid supporters on Twitter, JESS3 designs a weekly graphic that pulls in the shiny faces and unique avatars that have made our week especially awesome.