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126 Post author: komponisto 03 June 2010 04:40AM

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Comment author: komponisto 03 June 2010 06:16:10PM *  5 points [-]

That's more or less the default visualization; unfortunately it hasn't proved particularly helpful to me, or at least not as much as the visualization presented here -- hence the need for this post.

The method presented in the post has a discrete, sequential, "flip-the-switch" feel to it which I find very suited to my style of thinking. If I had known how, I would have presented it as an animation.