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Google Launches Data Visualization Service

Several weeks ago, Google contacted me at BLS to let us know they were using some of our data in a launch of a new service in data visualization.  Their plan is to make as much data available as possible with as rich a tool set as they can provide.  To see an example, enter the phrase "US Unemployment Rate" in the Google search box.  The top link sends you to a page that allows you to superimpose historical graphs of unemployment rates down to any county in the US.  There is a link at the bottom of the page for "Information for Publishers" for people interested in l more...

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