Best New Mashups: Using BuzzData to Find the Best Cities in the World

Wendell Santos, June 22nd, 2012

BuzzDataOccasionally we’ll get a batch of submissions that all use an API to answer the same question. In the last couple of weeks we’ve seen a handful of mashups using the BuzzData API to help determine the cities with the best quality of living. These mashups were submissions for the Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU) 2012 Best City Contest organized by BuzzData. The goal was to create the best visualization and determine where is the best city to live.

Best City Selector – Best city selector lets you adjust your lifestyle preference and see what cities rank the highest for your personal taste. APIs used include: BuzzData. More at our Best City Selector profile.

Choose Your Best City – This application takes user input and helps decide the best city to live in. APIs used include: BuzzData. More at our Choose Your Best City profile.

Awesome Cities Map – The Awesome Cities Map is a mashup that displays markers locating the top rated cities to live in across the world. APIs used include: BuzzData. More at our Awesome Cities Map profile.

Best City In The World – A visual representation of city ratings from around the world. APIs used include: BuzzData. More at our Best City In The World profile.

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