Mashups using the same API (3212)
The New York Times mashup of the best travel destinations for 2007. Map markers link to full stories in the Times travel section.
A SaaS solution for map apps on websites. Geocubes clusters geo-referenced data into squares, improves the performance of the site, and presents POIs in a well-structured way.
A map mashup showing the latest videos of the BP gulf oil spill. Track and see the news as it develops.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) last week ran a competition that involved identifying the location of 10 fixed red balloons throughout the United States. It was an exercise designed to see how people can self-organize on the Internet and how information disseminates through social and viral networks. It was won by MIT, taking just 9 hours to find 10 red balloons placed all over the United States.
Google has just announced a nice addition to the Google Gears Geolocation API: the ability to use WiFi on laptops to locate users to within 200m accuracy in major desktop browsers in hundreds of cities around the world. We originally covered the GeoLocation API back in August, when Google first announced the release of the API for use in mobile devices to get a more precise estimate of a user's location.
The New York Times made news earlier this year through its release of several APIs (our Campaign Finance API Profile and our Movie Reviews API Profile). There's been promise of more APIs to come, and the latest prototype created by The New York Times gives a preview of what is to come.
eeGeo 3D Map
||The eeGeo 3D Map API allows developers to embed a 3D map into other applications and services. The main API method is embedding a 3D map. eeGeo is a company that creates and provides interactive 3D...||Mapping||07.24.2016|
||The Pokémon Go API integrates applications with the augmented reality multiplayer game by Niantic. Pokémon Go combines vector tiles and a pool of geo-tagged photos from Google Maps, and the popular...||Games||07.19.2016|
||IDnow is an authentication platform dedicated to bank and financial services which offers a proprietary Video-Identification technology and eSign. This platform offers client conversion optimization...||Identity||07.07.2016|
||The TwentyThree API integrates video marketing into applications. It is available in JSON and XML formats with OAuth as authentication method. TwentyThree is video marketing platform that allows...||Video||06.29.2016|
||The OUIAPI integrates stops, fares, and passenger data into bus transportation applications in Europe. It is available in JSON format with an API Key. Ouibus is part of French state railways SNCF and...||Transportation||06.23.2016|