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This question is in the same vein as this one: Program for reading data off scanned graphs

Recently more and more interactive charts show up on the Net. Have a look at the following one:

My question
Is there a possibility of automatically reading out the data into a table? Are there some tools available because I can't find the data in the source code? There should be a solution because if you point to the curve you'll get all the data.

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There's no generic solution for that. The graph itself is SVG-based, so you can download the source and try to play around with the raw curves and all that though. – slhck Jul 11 '12 at 13:17
@slhck: Can you expound on this and make an answer out of it? cheers vonjd – vonjd Jul 11 '12 at 14:50
I don't feel too comfortable doing that, since it's not a real answer. I looked into the source code a little more and it seems the whole data is contained here – but encoded. – slhck Jul 11 '12 at 14:57
When I click on the link nothing happens? – vonjd Jul 11 '12 at 16:59
Isn't it ironic that humans can read the data bit by bit but machines not...? – vonjd Jul 12 '12 at 6:30

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