Mashups using the same API (3205)
Odd and funny street names charted.
Microblogging with a twist. Instead of typing text, just fill in a couple of blanks. FillUs.in integrates with Google Maps for location data, Last.fm for music playlists and YouTube for video viewing.
A service built on top of Twitter messages. You send out a tweet with GPS coordinates and tags for your location to @tweetaloc, and it is searchable there.
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), an international community that develops web standards, has announced the launch of the new "Automotive and Web Platform Business Group" which will create web technology specifications for the automotive industry starting with a Vehicle Data API Specification.
Developers working with Google's next generation of its popular mapping API (our Google Maps API Profile) will be pleased to learn that some new features have been added to the API. Since its initial release a little less than a year ago, v3 of the Google Maps API has steadily been growing in terms of features and functionality. The latest addition of features are three new "layer classes" that make it dead simple to add KML (or GeoRSS), traffic, or bike routes as overlays on a Google Map.
Fwix, the local information provider, has released its Fwix Location API at this week's Where 2.0 conference. But the company isn't looking to become just another source of location data in developers' toolboxes. Fwix founder Darian Shirazi explained to us that he hopes to "establish [Fwix] as the underlying platform for geodata" by providing rich, high-quality place information that meets a broad range of developer needs.
New Zealand Car Registration Number Lookup
||The New Zealand Car Registration Number Lookup API access information on any car registered in New Zealand. It uses the /CheckNewZealand endpoint and returns the following information: Make, Model,...||Auto||04.11.2016|
||The Doarama API allows developers to upload their GPS-based activities, set up visualizations, and embed visualizations in their apps. Doarama is a service that allows users to record activities on...||Social||04.10.2016|
Vehicle Registration USA
||This API retrieves basic information about a car registered in the USA from its number plate. The data returned includes the car description, body style, VIN number, engine size, and the country of...||Auto||04.08.2016|
Dark Sky Forecast
||The Dark Sky API integrates weather predictions into applications via JSON...||Weather||04.04.2016|
||The University of British Columbia Open Collections library contains about 200,000 items such as digital photos, books, newspapers, maps, videos, theses and more. The Open Collections API from the...||Library||03.30.2016|