Real-Time Election Mapping

Many questions posed to candidates and seasoned politicians come from the live streaming of Google searches, tweets, and other social media feeds. That’s where citizen discussion happens in real-time. Having that information in a concise way, provides journalists with great context for their live reports.

Client Challenge

Google wanted a simple way to visualize Google Trends data in real-time during election season - telling the story behind millions of search queries.

CARTO’s Solution

CARTO's robust range of APIs allowed Google to automate this process - connecting search queries to a high-quality cloud-based Location Intelligence solution.