Alberta Economic Dashboard

This site is a dashboard of the main economic indicators with things like Business Incorporations, Unemployment Rate, Housing Starts, Job Vacancies.

Alberta Economic Dashboard

Advertisements

Open data is the raw material of ‘new industrial revolution’ | Public Leaders Network | Guardian Professional

Many cities, some countries, are moving towards open data.  Edmonton is leading in Canada http://data.edmonton.ca/, Calgary is getting started https://cityonline.calgary.ca/Pages/Home.aspx?redirect=/cityonline.  Canada has a pilot project http://www.data.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En&n=F9B7A1E3-1 that is not very active or exciting or marketed yet.

The UK http://data.gov.uk/ and Australia http://data.gov.au/ seem to be leading.

Here’s a good article:

Open data is the raw material of ‘new industrial revolution’ | Public Leaders Network | Guardian Professional.