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Watch Twitter updates in Second Life with this Twitter Fountain. Sit by the fountain of real-time tweets and watch them bubble up. This YouTube video gives you the quick demo.
This gadget grabs the Yahoo weather feed for any US zip code or international country code, and updates an object to display the current weather in Second Life.
Gridmarker.com is a free place to store, share, view, and search for your favorite locations in Second Life. You can also find new places to explore by viewing and searching favorite locations of...
Our API directory now includes 97 games APIs. The newest is the Ryzom API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the SecondLife API. We list 7 SecondLife mashups. Below you'll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of games APIs.
VirWoX, the Virtual World Exchange for trading currencies in virtual worlds like Second Life, recently unveiled the VirWoX API. The API provides live access to real time quotes from the VirWoX marketplace, where the currency for Second Life, called Linden dollars, can be traded in several real-life currencies (see our VirWoX API profile for details). The Virtual World Exchange provides opportunities for Second Life members to buy and sell Linden dollars in U.S. dollars, Euros (EUR), UK pounds (GBP), and other currencies, potentially reducing the transaction costs for converting between real-life money and Linden dollars.
Earlier this month the Sunlight Foundation announced the winners of their Mashup Congress contest. See our earlier coverage Mashup Congress, Win Money for some background. The judges included Esther Dyson, Craig Newmark, and Jimmy Wales.
Google Maps Directions
||The Google Maps Directions API calculates directions for traveling between locations programmatically. Users can get directions for different modes of transportation, such as transit, driving,...||Mapping||12.05.2017|
Google Maps Distance Matrix
||The Google Maps Distance Matrix API allows developers to get travel distances and times for a matrix of origin and destination points. These values are calculated based on the recommended route...||Mapping||12.05.2017|
||The Google Poly API is a REST API that provides read access to assets in the Poly library.Poly is an online library where people can browse, share, and remix 3D assets. An asset is a 3D model or...||3D||12.01.2017|
||The Blackout Rugby API is designed for use in the integration of rugby data in applications. The RESTful API returns responses in JSON format. Blackout Rugby is a sports management game.||Sports||10.29.2017|
||Abios is a Stockholm-based esports company that provides engaging data and statistics services. The Abios Esports API provides access to the broad esports games database. Use the API to integrate...||eSports||10.20.2017|