Background image

Blog

  • Genealogy and open data – Finland, Europe and the US

    Flo Apps’ Nomen est omen, which shows you what Finnish public databases tell about your family name, has proven to receive a steady stream of visitors since its launch. Started as a trial in 2009 to show how public online data can be combined and used in novel, informative ways, it has been regularly updated […]

  • HRI interactive visualizations: some technical notes

    Flo Apps Ltd published interactive visualizations of Helsinki regional data in March. Since then, we have been asked on several occasions to shed more light on the tools we used to create those visualizations. Here we go: Bigchart The “Bigchart”, as we came to call it, uses Google Motion Chart as its technical platform. The […]