Mashups using the same API (2572)
A Facebook app that combines Google Maps, Bigtribe Geohana, and Facebook. The result is a more social version of Yelp, with extra features, such as restaurant, golf, and hotel reservations.
Find consumer electronice warranty services by manufacturer search: LG, Goldstar, Sanyo, Casio, Daewoo, Braun, Toshiba. Results plotted on a Google Map.
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MapBox, builder of open source tools for map creation, has just won more than half a million dollars to focus it's development efforts on the OpenStreetMap project. This is a big win for the mapping community because this grant will further the development of the community at OpenStreetMap as well as strengthen the open source toolset that the MapBox team has been creating. This funding might also serve as a confidence boost for MapBox API consumers.
Last week at Where 2.0, Yahoo's Gary Gale discussed "geosetta", the concept of a geographic Rosetta Stone, which allows for a unified conversion of geographic namespaces based on different geographic reference identifiers (e.g., Yahoo's Where on Earth ID, or WOEID). The idea behind geosetta is that developers should be able to easily identify and cross reference a location among multiple service providers despite any disparities that may be inherent in the respective namespaces.
According to a BBC report, UK's Royal Mail will make its postal code database available to the public in April of next year. This follows a rogue API that provided the data, but was mum about where it came from. That site, ErnestMarples.com was named after a former postmaster general.
||The BlackBox Paints API is Artmaking As A Service. Users can order fine art and oil paintings from data. It is available in JSON format with Key. Created to fulfill the equation f(x) -> [Object Art].||Art||06.27.2016|
||The Citymapper API integrates city data into applications, including transportation and maps. Developers can GET information about transit time between two points. Sign up for an Api Key and receive...||Cities||06.15.2016|
Numbeo Cost of Living
||The Numbeo Cost of Living API integrates living conditions comparisons between two cities or countries. Available JSON protocol to interchange data with Api Key authentication. Methods include cities...||Cities||06.15.2016|
||The Houzz API allows developers to access and integrate the merchant products and services from Houzz with other applications. Public documentation is not available; interested developers should...||Merchants||05.29.2016|
OCBC Bank ATM Locator
||The OCBC Bank ATM Locator is a mapping solution for searching locations and directions to nearby ATMs in particular addresses. Developers can use it to create ATM location markings on maps to serve...||Banking||05.26.2016|