Mashups using the same API (230)
Compares relative popularity of spellings or concepts based on web frequency. An experiment in sidesifting the Web for useful patterns of information.
A ranking system for blogs. View the top 100 Indonesian blogs.
A media observer for street art and graffiti. Integrates images and videos from Flickr, Photobucket, Vimeo, YouTube, Zoomr and other sites.
During the first few days of this December, over 1,000 civic technologists collaborated around the world during the Sanitation Hackathon. The Hackathon's mission was simple in words, but immense in potential impact: "to tackle leading sanitation challenges." Teams of developers joined to tackle various problem statements that threaten basic livelihood across the globe. Problem statements fell into one or more of seven categories (i.e. governance, handwashing, open defecation, rural, toilets, urban, and waste water).
As we sit here in Seattle fighting the snow and ice this week, I find myself looking at a lot of maps. Weather maps that show that the snow will, in fact continue to fall, neighborhood maps to see what others stuck at home are tweeting about, and even maps of warmer places because one can always dream. We took a look at some of our favorite mapping mashups over a year ago so today is a good time to see what is new.
Gowalla, the location-based social network, is beginning to establish itself as the most generously interoperable of its check-in–offering peers. At a SWSX panel last week about integrated location data, Gowalla co-founder and CTO Scott Raymond indicated that developers would soon even be able to download data en masse from Gowalla for their own manipulation and analysis. When asked by the moderator, Programmable Web Executive Editor Adam DuVander, "Can I download Gowalla's data," Raymond responded that providing the option was "definitely on the roadmap."
||The MediaWiki Swagger API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of MediaWiki with other applications and websites. Some example API methods include retrieving wiki content,...||Wiki||08.30.2016|
Chicago Police Clearpath
||The Chicago Police Clearpath API supports the dissemination and sharing of crime information in the City of Chicago. It classifies crime incidents, campaigns, alerts, events and information sharing...||Crime||08.29.2016|
||The SkyWise Tiles API allows developers to embed detailed weather visualizations into their mapping environments and applications. Embeddable content includes radar data, satellite data, NWS watches...||Weather||08.24.2016|
||Sensorberg is an IoT systems provider based in Germany. Existing applications can be extended with the Sensorberg platform in order to add beacon signal reading capabilities. Sensorberg develops a...||Internet of Things||08.22.2016|
||Aquaplot offers sea routing functionality and distance computation for ships. Developers can build integrations related to route planning, route optimization, fleet maneuver planning, and traffic...||Optimization||08.15.2016|