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Building a city without open data — Medium

We’ve used open data to expand the coverage of our urban transport app to many complex cities around the world. But the availability and quality of open data varies and has limitations. In the process of fixing data everywhere we go, we’ve developed a number of tools. They allow us to create and manage our own city datasets (sort of like Sim City but without Godzilla). We showcase this with Istanbul since it’s a challenging example. Also it’s a nice place to visit.


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