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Look at Cook sets a high bar for open government data visualizations

Look at Cook sets a high bar for open government data visualizations

Open source tools and a focus on user experience elevate Cook County's "Look at Cook" data website.

One of the best recent efforts at visualizing open government data can be found at LookatCook.com, which tracks government budgets and expenditures from 1993-2011 in Cook County, Illinois.

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Building data startups: Fast, big, and focused

Building data startups: Fast, big, and focused

Low costs and cloud tools are empowering new data startups.

The emergence of data startups highlights the democratizing consequences of a maturing big data stack. Companies can now build offerings and turn their focus to developing analytics and services.

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