Mashups using the same API (9)
In January, OnStar announced an API would allow third party developers to integrate their applications with OnStar's platform. Last week, General Motors announced its first partner for API integration: RelayRides. RelayRides is "[t]he world's largest peer to peer carsharing marketplace." The partnership with GM allows OnStar users to leave their keys in their cars when renting a car to a fellow RelayRider. The renter can then unlock the car with a smartphone app or by responding to a text message.
When looking for a place to live, the surrounding area matters. Knowing if the property has easy walking access to shops, places of interest or public transport can definitely sway a buyer's purchasing decisions. Walk Score is a service that measures walkability within specific locations and also provides neighbourhood maps to the real estate industry. Walk Score's Travel Time API makes this functionality available to be easily integrated with other applications.
Getting from A to B in the most cost effective way can be difficult if you're just guessing as you go. TaxiMe is an application that provides users with cost estimates for cab fares and trip information for major cities in the U.S. and Canada. This means users can plan their journeys beforehand and know exactly what the costs involved will amount to. TaxiMe's API allows access to cab contacts and rates for these different cities.
RESO RETS Web API
||The RESO RETS Web API integrates real estate standards into web, mobile, social, and HTTP-based applications. Available in REST format, it aims to facilitate the compliance and certification...||Real Estate||10.17.2016|
Urban Algorithms Geo Data
||The Urban Geo Data API allows users to access socio-economic and environmental profiles of specific GPS locations. Such data types include: air and noise pollution, crime rate, demographic profiles,...||Data||10.17.2016|
||This API allows you to gain acces to all of your Contiki tour data including; brochures, countries, places, tour details, departures and more. Contiki is a youth travel organization that provides...||Travel||10.12.2016|
AirHex Airline Names
||This API queries for a specific airline marketing name with output in JSON format. AirHex is a service with daily updated supplemental travel content, which includes airline logos, airline check-in...||Travel||09.28.2016|
AirHex Airline logos
||This API allows you access to dynamic logo generation, defining your target airline, dimensions, type of a logo and build a link. AirHex is a service with daily updated supplemental travel content,...||Travel||09.28.2016|