Skyhook Wireless API

Skyhook Wireless
From their site: The Skyhook Wi-Fi Positioning System APIs let you quickly location-enable your application, service or device and reach an addressable market of over 100 million Wi-Fi enabled laptops, devices and PDAs. Using open standards and a simple web services format, it can generally be implemented in less than a day, making WPS a simple and easy to use location positioning technology.
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Wi-Fi, Mapping, Mapping
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  • Fetches gigs from last.fm directly to your Mac Dashboard. Now location-aware via skyhook and GeoNames.
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ConnectorLocal ConnectorLocal
By finding the best sources for local information then combining that with new user-generated content from your neighbors, friends and family, ConnectorLocal.com enables hyper-localized commerce, tourism and entertainment. It's What the Locals Know.
Gigometer Gigometer
Deprecated
Fetches gigs from last.fm directly to your Mac Dashboard. Now location-aware via skyhook and GeoNames.
JiWire Hotspot Finder for Skype JiWire Hotspot Finder for Skype
Deprecated
Location Tools to find a hotspot anywhere in the world by chatting with the JiWire Hotspot Finder for Skype. Get the local weather and traffic reports, local search and get directions. Read local news, as well as local time and weather.