Swivel is a forum to publish data and also to visualize data. Everybody can give his information and his opinion about his favourite topic or – as Swivel says “Swivel is a place where curious people explore all kinds of data”.
Look at this example: Paper recycling
Many Eyes is a service offered by IBM that combines information visualization with social software, enabling collaborative visualization by groups of users. The service presents a set of interactive visualizations that provide insight into a variety of topics. In addition, visitors are able to upload new data sets and create their own visualizations.
Interactive graphs, discussion about findings … and what’s about quality of data? What can we learn in Official Statistics from these examples?