In The last 2 weeks a lot of new applications have been developed at #ecohacknyc, #nycbigapps and #sciencehackday using CartoDB, pretty excited. This demonstrates the power of CartoDB specially for fast development of location aware applications and mapping. We are gonna be highlighting different applications that make use of CartoDB on the next days.
Today we want to talk about DontFlush.me, in their own words:
During #ecohackNYC a group of talented people got together to develop an application that can show you where is your sewage going. They used CartoDB to host all the data and then with a simple SQL API call like this:
They get the polygon of your CSO are and where it ends up on the river. On top of that is all about bringing a nice UI and give contest to the issue.
Great job from Matt, Eric, Jeni, Liz, Jeff, Chris, Sheiva, Anna, Karen, Wendy and Carl. Congratulations!
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