Italiaora.org is an Italian-language search engine. Well, it is better described as a ”data query interface” than a Google or Yahoo! type search engine. Use it for querying publicly available data sets about the economy and people of Italy.
If you enjoy the U.S. government debt “live” counters, you will enjoy this site. There are quite a few of those counters scattered around on Italiaora.org!
The metrics are more novel than that debt counter we’ve seen forever and a day in Times Square:
Some measures are global. All Gov 2.0 data sources, Italian and otherwise, are fully documented. The site is spartan, clean and could even be elegant without that new rival to Comic-sans: The Kristin* typeface.
* Kristin typeface appears with increasing frequency in the sub-titles of YouTube videos.