There are a lot of tools available to help create data visualizations–so many that it may be difficult to know where to start. The people at datavisualization.ch have put together an extensive list of their recommended data visualization tools. Rather than simply providing a long list, they have only included the tools they use the most–and a nice filtering mechanism.
DisplayCabinet is the output of 24 hours with Tim Burrell Saward and Dan Williams “connecting up our things to the web, our environments to our things, and our things to us” as part of the Pachube Internet of Things Hackathon.
Little bits of data, revealed in the right context (in an unobtrusive way), can be totally enlightening. I like how projection is used here as opposed to the screens we are all so used to seeing.