Showcases

Datasets provided by this service come alive with the help of showcases (visualisations, research, webservices and data journalism).

The creators of open data applications are often researchers, freelancers and software developers, but with the help of improved development and visualisation tools anyone can utilise these datasets. You can find additional information on how to use open data from our guide.

Have you created application that utilises open data? Inform us about your application by using this form and it will be added to the list below.

65 showcases found

  • voteon-parempaa-paatoksentekoa

    VoteOn - parempaa päätöksentekoa

    android, ios

    VoteOn offers the people a way to participate in the decision-making in the Finnish Parliament, the European Parliament and some city councils. Simultaneously, we offer the people a chance to oversee elected representatives interactively and in a fact-based way. Other organisations can also...
  • duskuntaxplorer

    Eduskunta Explorer

    android

    Get to know parliament of Finland, MPs and decision-making. Eduskunta Explorer uses open data from parliament of Finland as a source of information and links to content from web pages from: - www.eduskunta.fi - valtioneuvosto.fi - www.presidentti.fi - www.finlex.fi Eduskunta Explorer will follow...
  • blindsquare

    Blindsquare

    ios

    Blindsquare is one of the world's most popular GPS-apps developed for the blind and visually impaired. The app describes the nearby environment to its user and announces places of interest and street intersections aloud. You can use the app to find for example shops, restaurants or schools...
  • ysseeittiopas

    Nysse - Reittiopas

    android

    Nysse is easy to use app for public transport. With Nysse you can quickly check timetables, routes and buses from live map. Features: Nationwide journet planner Stop timetables Line maps Live buses, trams, metros and trains Traffic exceptions Favourite stops, lines and routes
  • suomalaisten-etunimien-kantajien-maara-ja-keskiarvoika

    Suomalaisten etunimien kantajien määrä ja keskiarvoikä

    Do you want to know how many people named Juha there are in Finland? Or how old a person named Anne usually is? With visualised Finnish population information you can find out! The graphic shows how many people share the same name and the average age of a person who has a certain name. Men's...
  • sataako-kohta-sataako-fi

    Sataako kohta? – Sataako.fi

    Should I go for a run or is it raining? You won't be surprised by rain anymore because Sataako.fi-website shows the rain situation in the whole Finland in real-time. The service uses your location to show if it has been raining during the last hour and if it's raining at the current moment in...
  • halaa-puuta-helsingin-puut-visualisoituna-kartalle

    Halaa puuta - Helsingin puut visualisoituna kartalla

    Halaa puuta -website shows you what kind of tree you just hugged! The trees planted by the City of Helsinki visualised on a map. By selecting a certain tree, you're able to see more detailed information about it. You can also locate yourself on the map to see what kind of trees you have around...
  • transporter-reittiopas

    Transporter Reittiopas

    ios

    REALTIME A true realtime journey planner should not rely on just static timetable information. Instead, Transporter keeps the displayed routes and timetables up to date with the latest data. Route results adjust their departure and arrival times in your phone. You see if lines are ahead or...
  • inhelsinki

    InHelsinki

    android

    Discover upcoming events in the city of Helsinki we all love. Stay up to date with concerts, theatrical plays, readings, talks, lectures, ballets, guided tours, seasonal markets, and many more cultural events happening around you. Events include Espoo and Vantaa as well. With InHelsinki you will...
  • know-your-hoods-asuinalueiden-hakukone

    Know Your Hoods - asuinalueiden hakukone

    Know Your Hoods helps you to find the most fitting neighbourhood for you to move to. You can also use the service to learn more about the neighbourhood you live in and to get to know all the fascinating places and services nearby. There are different search criteria that you can use to filter...
  • ukunimiinfo

    Sukunimi-info

    Surname Info presents facts about family names used in Finland. Learn about your surname and find information on your relatives.
  • elkk

    Telkkä

    android

    Telkkä is a must have app when driving around in Finland. App features: Accident data (in Finland, in Finnish, provided by Finnish Transport Agency as an open data) Driving log. You can export your driving log as PDF, CSV or XLSX (Excel/LibreOffice) Personal placemarks Moose warning...
  • oelsinki

    GoHelsinki

    android

    Helpful locations of the city of Helsinki around you. GoHelsinki is a light application which shows you the location of many places of the city of Helsinki on the map, such as libraries, parks, recycling centers, public toilets, and many more; also it allows you to search for your own places. It...
  • tutki-hankintoja

    Tutki hankintoja

    Tutkihankintoja.fi offers citizens and companies information about government spending. Citizens are able to search information about state purchases and how public funds are spent. For companies, the service offers market intelligence. State procurement can be examined based on e.g. organization...
  • asuntojen-hintatrendien-tilastollinen-mallinnus-ja-visualisointi

    Kannattaakokauppa.fi - Asuntojen hintatrendien tilastollinen mallinnus ja vis...

    Kannattaakokauppa.fi visualises apartment price trends by postal code regions in Finland since 2005. With the help of Bayesian probabilistic modelling, we can get much more reliable estimates of the real price and trend values than by looking at individual data points. The results are provided in...
  • tuup-all-mobility-services-at-your-hand

    Tuup All mobility services at your hand.

    android, ios

    Tuup allows you to plan a route and compare different ways of transportation in one application! With Tuup you can see: Different ways of getting from A to B in Finland All the stop specific timetables everywhere in Finland (buses, trains, trams etc.) The Helsinki city bikes available at the...
  • syrjassa-tyokalu

    Syrjässä-työkalu

    Syrjässä offers continuously updating data on unemployment, dropout rates, and mental health. This tool is only available in Finnish.
  • the-flow-towards-europe-visualising-the-flow-of-asylum-seekers-to-european-countries

    the-flow-towards-europe-visualising-the-flow-of-asylum-seekers-to-european-co...

    This project started with a hunch that visualising each refugee as one moving dot on a map could be a powerful way to convey the magnitude of the crisis. After building a quick proof-of-concept, we recognised that such a visualisation does not only show the scale of the numbers, but also...
  • free-to-use-sales-prospecting-tool-with-company-information-vainu

    Vainu.io

    Company data platform for elevating real-time sales. Vainu uses open and public data to collect information about companies across the world and then makes this information comprehensible to everyone. Artificial intelligence and machine learning are used to help process massive amounts of data....
  • valopilkku-valtakunnallinen-taksintilaussovellus

    Valopilkku Valtakunnallinen taksintilaussovellus

    android, ios

    Valopilkku allows you to order a taxi for free in over 100 regions in Finland. You can order a taxi with only a few clicks, and the app will show the details of the arriving taxi, as well as an estimated time of arrival. Additionally, you can evaluate the quality of the ride using an in-app...
  • lumiaurat-kartalla-esitetaan-staran-toimittamia-tietoja-talvihoidon-toista-helsingissa

    Lumiaurat kartalla

    Lumiaurat kartalla is a visualisation of snowploughs in Helsinki on a map. The website is only available in Finnish.