Timeglider is a zooming, panning data-driven timeline — great for history projects, project planning, and much more. The timeline can be zoomed by dragging the vertical slider at right: up for zooming in (less time shown) and down for zooming out (more time shown). The mousewheel also works as a zoom controller.
Tutorialzine teach us how to make Advanced Event Timeline with the help of PHP, MySQL, CSS & jQuery, that will display a pretty time line with clickable events. This tutorial, released inspired by Google’s 10th Birthday Timeline, available at http://www.google.com/tenthbirthday/.
Timeline is web widget for visualizing Temporal Data. If You using plurk, maybe you already familiar with somethink like this.