Mashups using the same API (2568)
Makes it easy to post your current location to Twitter so that it's picked up by Twittervision. Zero signup using OpenID.
A social utility to keep in touch more often and more easily with important friends from major social networks.
bliin lets you share your location and geo-tagged photos from your handset in real-time. You can find and follow your friends across the world and share experiences via your phone and over the web.
What happens when Joe Investor ("sophisticated" or otherwise) backs too many ventures that go bust that take him down with them? Now that crowdfunding is legal thanks to the JOBS Act passed in 2012, scenarios like this and worse have the potential of becoming much more frequent. But just because it's legal doesn't mean it's free of regulation. In fact, the regulations that are still being hammered out promise to be fierce. How will a crowd sourcing investment site, or an enterprise looking for financing on one of those sites, keep track of it all? Actually, that may not even be possible--unless the funding portal uses a service like the Crowdbouncer API.
In the wake of the Haiti earthquake Google has released an online application called Person Finder, which aims to provide a central database for those looking for or having information about anyone in Haiti.
It's been over a month since an explosion on an off-shore oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico started leaking millions of gallons into the ocean. As with other major events, developers create mashups to help make sense of and consume the massive amounts of news available. Below are three examples of such sites, with a focus on the latest crisis.
||CampDoc offers an electronic health record system built for resident summer camps and day camps. This system features integrated management of health forms, allergies, and medications and illness/...||Health||05.23.2016|
Pitney Bowes Geo911
||The Pitney Bowes Geo911 API allows developers to make calls to the Geo911 API, enabling access to information of Public Safety Answering Points (PSAP) where emergency calls from specific address/...||Location||04.02.2016|
||Emergency Numbers API integrates a global directory of emergency numbers, sorted by country. Use it to programmatically access any emergency phone number in the world. It is available in JSON format...||Emergency||03.31.2016|
||The Dorsal API allows developers to access media, reports, and other information from Dorsal, a community-based shark alert system. Dorsal allows users to instantly alert others to shark sightings or...||Emergency||02.19.2016|
||The Vetr API gives developers access to Vetr's crowdsourced investment research data. Vetr calculates a star rating and target price for stocks through algorithms, news, and user input. The Vetr API...||Stocks||01.05.2016|