David Friedman (Editor of Smashing Magazine) has crafted together a superb collection of resources representing some of the most interesting modern approaches to data visualization.
The article goes through some fascinating ways to visualize data including: Mindmaps, Ways of displaying news/data/connections and websites. Along with this, the article highlights many useful resources and tools to assist in creating powerful charts, diagrams, maps, statistics and data visualisations. An altogether fantastic resource.
Check out the full article at Smashing Magazine – Data Visualization: Modern Approaches.