Martin Wattenberg and Fernanda Viégas

Martin Wattenberg / IBM

Martin Wattenberg and Fernanda Viégas

Many Eyes

Wattenberg and Viégas work within IBM Research (IBM), where they helped to found the Visual Communication Lab, which researches how new forms of visualization can benefit collaboration. Many Eyes, one of the lab's most notable projects, is an experiment in "democratizing" data visualization and enabling an open, social, collaborative analysis of patterns.