30 Tools for Data Vis

A nice listing of a variety of (mostly) web tools. http://www.fastcodesign.com/3029239/infographic-of-the-day/30-simple-tools-for-data-visualization

PDF data to CSV

Just found a useful tool Tabula that can extract data from pdf files to CSV format.  You load the PDF file into tabula, select the table to extract, and out pops a nice CSV file.