The news of data visualization provider Tableau’s IPO on Friday is yet another sign that the movement behind data and analytics continues to gain steam. With that in mind, today we’ll take a look at recent mashups that allow users to perform data analytics of some kind and often show the results through interesting visualizations. Read below for more information on each.
World Statistics – Powered by the Google Fusion Tables API, this service visually displays world statistics on a map. Statistics include: Population, GDP, and currency unit. APIs used include: GoogleFusionTables. More at our World Statistics profile.
Noodler Car Comparison – Noodler makes vehicle comparison easier for car buyers. See similarities and differences at a glance. Data from Edmunds.com, the highly reputable research site. APIs used include: Edmunds.com Vehicle. More at our Noodler Car Comparison profile.
WoMEn index – Measuring world’s musical energy average emission intersecting user data from last.fm and song energy data from echonest. APIs used include: LastFM, EchoNest. More at our WoMEn index profile.