More and more data is collected every day, in every industry conceivable. Here we discuss how to make that data more accessible by representing it visually using Google Maps API.
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GitHub has announced support for Jupyter, including Jupyter notebook rendering and the ability for Jupyter users to leverage GitHub collaborative features.
New platform gives developers access to platform to create data visualizations using Open APIs that provide direct access to indexing engine
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||The Google Chart API lets you dynamically generate charts with a URL string and embed these charts on a web page, or download the image for local or offline use. The Google Chart Tools enable adding...||Other||12.06.2007|
||Mapbox is a suite of open source mapping tools. This API can be used to create interactive maps using a wide range of file formats and databases. It also allows users to host their maps so that they...||Mapping||10.19.2011|
||From their site: With the release of the COLOURlovers API, you can now access almost 1 million named colors and more than 325,000 color palettes for your creative projects and applications. Creating...||Tools||04.20.2008|
||The Swivel API web service provides full create, read, write and delete access to charts in Swivel Business. Upload and update the charts. Create data visualizations of information your enterprise...||Financial||07.31.2008|
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||The Dextro REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Dextro with other applications. Some example API methods include retrieving API categories, managing categorization...||Streaming||05.06.2015|
||The Intrinio API allows developers to retrieve financial data on publicly traded U.S. companies. This data includes basic company information, standardized financial statements, as-reported financial...||Financial||05.03.2015|
||The Meeti REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Meeti with other applications and smart devices. Some example API methods include connecting devices, managing...||Internet of Things||04.27.2015|
||The Infogr.am REST API provides developers access to infographic creation, update, and download. This API identifies applications and users using OAuth-like protocol, responses are available in JSON...||Graphics||04.13.2015|
||Statista Media API lets developers integrate its services into their websites, enabling them to generate relevant content to drive more traffic to their sites. Statista is an online statistics portal...||Statistics||04.13.2015|
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Python Developer Salary Survey
||Analysis and visualization of Python Developer Salary Survey. Uses SlashDB API for data content and IPython Notebook for presentation.||Analytics||05.18.2014|
||Mohiomap takes important documents and files in the Cloud and enables users to understand how they relate to one another and to visualize them in a way the brain understands. Starting with Evernote...||Visualizations||05.12.2014|
||Nooblast is a visualization of real-time data from several APIs. It calculates the "network buzz" of two keywords and maps them on globes, creating noosphere clouds.||Visualizations||04.18.2014|
NP-Food: Exact Cost
||NP-Food demonstrates the knapsack problem in the most gratifying and delicious way possible. Get a meal from a random restaurant in your vicinity costing exactly what you would like.||Food||11.20.2013|
Amtrak Train Routes
||This mashup displays the location of Amtrak trains in real-time. Users can click on routes to see a closer view of the travel status.||Mapping||10.08.2013|
A word cloud feature will soon be added to the recently launched Overview Project API and Overview server.
There is no shortage of big data, but companies are challenged to make sense of the information. New tools are coming to the rescue.
Open analytics platform GoodData has released a new series of features to its analytics engine, and made them accessible via two new SDKs.
Actuate gives developers access to up to 50 MB of free output to BIRT service.
Structured web data scraping platform import.io is demonstrating its wares by creating a portfolio of APIs around the World Cup and Wimbledon.
Google Fit soon to launch for tracking health data. Docker launches the Libswarm API to simplify Apps. Plus: top reasons to use Amazon Web Services, and Apigee unveils a global awards program.
Racial Dot Map
||The Racial Dot Map is a unique way of visualizing racial diversity in America. Users can easily see a geographic breakdown of population density by race.||Mapping||08.16.2013|
San Francisco Illustrated
||This mashup was designed by illustrator Abby Putinski. It is a visual representation of her experiences in San Francisco, displayed on a stylized version of Google Maps.||Mapping||08.14.2013|
||This mashup allows users to narrate a story and use their Instagram photos as the backdrop. This is a creative and fun way to share your adventures with friends.||Photos||08.01.2013|
Prezi Real Time Collaboration
||This map displays how many Prezi users are collaborating across the world at any one time. This powerful visualization is displayed using Google Maps.||Mapping||07.31.2013|
||NukeMap 3D is a visual representation of the impact of different size nuclear explosions. You can see the blast radius represented on google maps by placing a pin on any location in the world.||Mapping||07.28.2013|
||Your Tour is a digital experience allowing you to discover the main stages of the 100th edition of the Tour De France through Google products.||Mapping||07.17.2013|
||Skypicker is a European low-cost airline ticker search engine that displays results on Google Maps. The tool has several search filters that make finding the right flight easy.||Mapping||07.11.2013|
||Pothole Season is a service that displays the location of potholes on a map. If you are looking to go for a drive and want to avoid bumpy roads, this mashup is just for you.||Visualizations||07.03.2013|
||Mural.ly is "Google Docs for visual people". An online flexible canvas where teams of creatives designers can collaborate and work together. Users can map their research, collect...||Social||06.14.2013|
BBC News Visualizer
||A BBC News Data visualization demo using PHP + HTML5 + CSS3 + jQuery.||News Services||05.26.2013|