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.

15 showcases found

Category: Maps

  • kartasto

    Kartasto

    ios

    Kartasto has a large collection of Finnish maps from open data sources for free, e.g. National Land Survey topographic maps, Traficom sea area maps, Helsinki city maps and several OpenStreetMap variations. You also get free topographic maps of Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Estonia and Spain. You can...
  • nimisampo-nimistontutkijan-tyopoyta

    NameSampo - A Workbench for Toponomastic Research

    One of the Institute for the Languages of Finland's archives, the Names Archive contains valuable information for onomasticians and linguists, as well as for archaeologists, historians, folklorists, and natural scientists. The corpora of place names in the Names Archive was converted into a...
  • mustikkaan-fi

    Mustikkaan.fi

    Mustikkaan.fi is an application that predicts the ripening of Bilberries. The prediction is calculated on daily basis utilizing the HIRLAM open weather data provided by the Finnish Meteorological Institute. The model is calculated on a 10*10km geographical grid. The predictions are published on a...
  • cetopo

    Cetopo

    Cetopo is a GIS-webservice for architects. We save time and money for our customers, while also enabling next-gen 3D/BIM workflows. Powered by a modern maps UI, Cetopo lets you download highly customizable data files directly to your software of choice, in just seconds. Cetopo bases its products...
  • energiavalinta-saasta-rahaa-ja-energiaa

    Energiavalinta – Save money and energy

    With Energiavalinta.fi-service you can evaluate how much you could benefit by adding own energy production to your building. You can estimate the production potential of different energy production options such as solar electricity, solar heating and ground heat pump. The service will show you...
  • 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
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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.