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Fire Eagle API

Note: This is in private beta as of March 2008. From their site: Fire Eagle is the secure and stylish way to share your location with sites and services online while giving you unprecedented control over your data and privacy. We're here to make the whole web respond to your location and help you to discover more about the world around you.

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Fire Eagle: Highlights

Summary
Geo location sharing service
Category
Social
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
XML, JSON, GeoRSS, GeoJSON
API home
http://fireeagle.yahoo.net/ 
This is 1 of
58 APIs by Yahoo

Fire Eagle: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
API Key  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
 
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
yahoo.net  
Company
Yahoo  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
OAuth 
SSL Support
Yes 
Read-only Without Login
No 

Support

Vendor API Kits
Ruby, JavaScript, PHP, Python, Perl 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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Mashups, Developers & Source Code

Developers using Fire Eagle[ Add me ]

  • headup
  • olbibigo
  • WeCreate
  • aubergene
  • jexe
  • LisaT

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Comments 

August 17, 2008
at 05:20
Comment by: bonifars

its a webservice based api so you could very well use .net framework to make that webservice call to their REST interface

March 06, 2008
at 01:27
Comment by: Maza D

Sounds interesting, I wanna see this in action! Shame they dont have support for the .net framework! :(

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