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The use of location in applications is a key differentiator today. While the current craze towards Location Based Services is gravitated towards deals, coupons and services, we often overlook the most fundamental of them all i.e. the news in your vicinity. Outside.in, a location based news aggregator, has welcomed 2011 with enhancements to its Outside.in API that could give rise to a new set of hyperlocal news.
Before there was a Google Maps API, Adrian Holovaty created Chicago Crime to show updated crime data by location. Holovaty's lessons were later put into play in the Knight Foundation-funded EveryBlock, now owned by MSNBC. And now, EveryBlock has an API.
Ex Libris bX
||This API is a Webservice based XML call for Hot Article Topics. Ex Libirs bX allows you to view popular articles from libraries around the world. Topics include Agriculture, business, Engineering...||News Services||07.14.2016|
||The NewsAPI provides live headlines, images, and other article metadata from a range of popular news sources and blogs including TechCrunch, Reuters, NYT, WSJ, and BBC News. Available in JSON...||News Services||07.07.2016|
IOStash IoT PaaS
||The IOStash IoT PaaS API allows developers to integrate an Internet of Things (IoT) platform into their own applications. IOStash's IoT platform provides multiple M2M interfaces and real time data...||Internet of Things||06.30.2016|
||The 511NY API integrates New York's traffic data. It is available in REST protocol with a developer Key. Traffic speeds, incidents, roadwork, and cameras can be included in new mobile traffic...||New York City||06.13.2016|