colourlovers.com. They’ve got a ton of very nice looking palettes. I use this for most things.
This guy writes really extensive posts on information visualization. He’s doing great work to explore the field.
For your viewing pleasure, the 2009 Feltron Annual Report.
Every year, Nicholas Feltron creates an amazing orgy of infographics called the Feltron Annual Report (all are viewable on his website). It’s simply about the past year of his life, but digitized, analyzed, and presented in a tongue-in-cheek clinical format. While usually self-reported, for 2009 he culled his data solely from surveys that he distributed to people that he deemed he had meaningful experiences with. Enjoy.
The third panel is brilliant.
I always wondered why and how this happened.
By the amazing people at Information Architects Japan, the Web Trend Map 4. We have this printed on the plotter and hung up on our wall, too.