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MasterCard has released the new MasterCard Places API, which allows developers to build intelligent location-driven applications using MasterCard Places data.
Thirty-one cities agree to API standards in a new initiative between the FIWARE open API platform and the Connected Smart Cities Network.
The Google Maps team unveiled a Maps API checker that uncovers API pitfalls. The checker functions as a Chrome Extension and displays identified issues in a browser's address bar.
Digital maps and mapping platforms are very popular these days. This article features the top 10 most popular mapping APIs on ProgrammableWeb.
A new international data hackathon event series aims to encourage developers to use APIs to create smart city applications.
Sidecar announced same-day package delivery alongside its existing ride-sharing services. Sidecar expects "People + Packages" to represent half its revenue by the end of the year.
Extra transit information and fare prices are now included in Google Maps APIs, bringing increased API functionality previously only accessible from the Google Maps Android app.
Google recently informed Maps Coordinate users that the service will deprecate in January 2016. Google wants to migrate business users to the Maps for Work portfolio.
Public Transport Victoria is set to release arrival APIs for the Australian state's buses and trams, meaning real-time updates on public transport services.
Amazon recently released Amazon Maps API version 2.0. The mapping API has long enabled developers to add maps to their apps for Amazon’s Fire Tablets and the Fire Phone.