Thursday, November 13, 2008

Google Strikes Again

Google has developed a way to track the spread of the flu by monitoring web engine searches. This gives the Center for Disease Control real time information on where the flu is spreading and how fast. Typically the CDC's information is about two weeks behind because they only get reports from Dr.'s after they see sick patients. Click here to see Google's Flu Trends.

1 comment:

Carolyn said...

interesting!