Is McCain gaining ground on Obama?
Is Obama surging ahead?
Second Life users can check out the latest presidential poll data, thanks to a clever, interactive polling map created by Steve Nelson, who also devised the SL-Twitter mashup we reported on earlier this month.
At his Clear Night Sky blog, Steve describes some of the tech behind his latest creation:
Capitol Hill in Second Life continues to draw visitors from around the world interested in the political season… I’ve added an electoral map that shows most recent polling on a state-by-state basis…
I may channel my inner Brokaw and use the map in manual mode on election night, or I might challenge myself to quickly find a site that can be Dapper-scraped and feed the board automatically.