Day: January 22, 2013

Visual Models Save Lives: How a Decision Tree Revolutionized Heart Attack Diagnosis

Visual Models Save Lives: How a Decision Tree Revolutionized Heart Attack Diagnosis

Beyond adding visual flair to a requirements document, visual models enable what Malcolm Gladwell, in his book Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking, calls “rapid cognition.” By streamlining information about any topic, visual models allow us to cut straight to the point without spending time sifting through unnecessary details. It’s hard to find a […]