Mashups using the same API (1372)
An application that shows you if your train will be late, and that in real-time! Even better, imagine that bundled with an API that gives you access to all that data. So happened in Germany with the application Zugmonitor (German for train monitor) and the corresponding Zugmonitor API.
The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) has announced the opening of public voting for the NYC BigApps 2.0 Competition. The big apple has wasted no time in following last year's successful competition with 350 datasets from over 40 agencies. From the looks of the apps, the NYC tech community is already fired up about the competition.
Chicago commuters just got a new resource that may lead to more helpful mashups: the Chicago Transit Authority Bus Tracker API. As recently announced, the API provides capability for developers to get bus routes and schedules, bus stop and arrival predictions, and more. Note that the API is not affiliated with the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA); rather, it was developed and is maintained by Harper Reed, who says the CTA has been "amazingly cool with all of this." In announcing the API, Harper wrote:
||The Skyscanner Hotels API enables developers to integrate its services into their applications, enabling their users to get suggestions of hotels or places based on user input. The service returns a...||Travel||11.11.2015|
Skyscanner Car Hire
||The Skyscanner Car Hire API allows developers to retrieve live prices for car hire providers, by making requests to the Car Hire API. With the API developers can allow their application users to...||Travel||11.11.2015|
Skyscanner Browse Cache
||The Skyscanner Browse Cache API allows developers to access to an aggregated view of flight and price data for many origins or many destinations over many time frames, returning the cheapest quotes...||Travel||11.11.2015|
TipsGO Airport Search
||TipsGo builds money management apps and provides APIs for accessing information about cities, countries, currency, and more. The APIs use HTTP GET requests and return data in JSON. Use the Airport...||Geography||10.15.2015|
TipsGO Airport List
||TipsGo builds money management apps and provides APIs for accessing information about cities, countries, currency, and more. TipsGo APIs use HTTP GET requests and return data in JSON. Use their...||Air Travel||10.15.2015|