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Cost of Living Information Website, Numbeo.com, Announces New Software Release
Filling a void in cost of living expense estimation for worldwide cities, a website Numbeo.com is aiming to provide best online data mining tools.
List of significant features :
- automatically calculates relative cost of living and other indexes (comparing to New York Cities)
- fast personal cost of living calculator at http://www.numbeo.com/
- detailed cost of living comparison per country and per city at http://www.numbeo.com/
- statistical engine for calculating custom basket of goods and services (enables other economical research on available data)
- yearly cost of living index at http://www.numbeo.com/
- ability to display prices per city, i.e. gas prices for cities worldwide
- ability to provide sources and references for data verification whenever possible
- integration with Google Maps which allows visual navigation for selected subset of cities
- handles all currencies for which European Central Bank publishes exchange ratios
About Numbeo.com - The founder of Numbeo.com is Mladen Adamovic. Mladen was a software engineer in Google Ireland Ltd between Feb 2007 and Feb 2009. Before joining Google he spent three years teaching and researching at University of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina. He obtained M.Sc. Electrical Engineering from University of Banja Luka in 2006 and B.Sc. Math from University of Belgrade in 2003.
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Numbeo is the largest free Internet database about cost of living and property prices worldwide. It uses data contributions from people all around the world to make statistical analysis of these data for free availability to everyone in a structured manner. Getting these informations earlier was far more expensive and difficult.