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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.
EBay officially deprecated certain Shopping API calls in 2011; however, the API has continued to respond. At the end of February, three API calls will cease to function.
Yelps extends its API to the Department of Transportation's SaferRide app, offering potential drunk drivers convenient suggestions on local taxi services.
SurgeProtector aims to empower Uber users by invoking the Uber API to let them know if an area is experiencing surge pricing before ordering a ride.
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.
Google is closing Freebase, a community-curated database of well-known people, places, and things, and providing a tool that will enable its data to be imported into the Wikidata project.
Google Maps provides users with the ability to embed Street View and Photo Sphere images and integrate this functionality with third-party sites.
ProgrammableWeb compares Yahoo's new pricing for the Yahoo BOSS Search API with the pricing for Google Custom Search and Microsoft Bing Search.
Microsoft releases beta version of OneNote Search API, and Bing search technology powers the full text search features of the latest OneNote API.
Twitter has announced a brand new search architecture that indexes every public Tweet since 2006. It allows for queries that search through recent or popular Tweets.
Mojio, a Vancouver based car connectivity company hopes that developers will flock to build using data from their new 3G-powered telematic module.