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Ushahidi API

Ushahidi is a non-profit technology company specializing in developing free and open source software for information collection, visualization, and interactive mapping. Originally developed to map reports of violence in Kenya after the post-election fallout in early 2008, the organization now has teams of volunteer developers in Africa, Europe, South America, and the U.S.

The Ushahidi platform allows you to use create, visualize, and share stories on an interactive map. With the Ushahidi API, you can retrieve reports, categories, locations, comments, countries, and custom forms. The platform’s REST API requests are submitted trough HTTP GET or HTTP Post. The API supports both XML and JSON output formats.

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Ushahidi: Highlights

Summary
Data visualization and interactive mapping service
Category
Mapping
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
JSON, XML
API home
https://wiki.ushahidi.com/display/WIKI/Ushahi ... 

Ushahidi: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
 

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
 
Developer Key Required
 
Account Required
 
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
www.ushahidi.com/  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
 
SSL Support
 
Read-only Without Login
 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
www.blog.ushahidi.com/ 
API Forum
 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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