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Fwix API

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The Fwix API allows users to programatically access geotagged content on their website or application. The API facilitates integrating location-based content, such as news, events, reviews, and photos, to geotagged content. Fwix allows developers to access places data for over 23,000,000 local business listings, points of interest, and locations in the US.

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Fwix: Highlights

Summary
Geolocation and location-based content service
Category
Mapping
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
XML, JSON
API home
http://fwix.com/developer_tools/api 

Fwix: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://geoapi.fwix.com/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
Account with service, API Key  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
www.fwix.com  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
None  
Program Fees
None  
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
Terms of Service 

Security

Authentication Model
API Key 
SSL Support
No 
Read-only Without Login
No 

Support

Vendor API Kits
Python, Apple iOS, Android 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
blog.fwix.com/ 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
https://groups.google.com/group/fwix-api 
Developer Support
https://groups.google.com/group/fwix-api?pli=1 
Console URL
 

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