Service Objects DOTS Address Geocode International provides latitude, longitude, and metadata for international addresses and places. The API follows conventions for each country’s postal system for parsing and storing addresses and returns 16 levels of precision based on available data. Additionally, the API returns the locality, admin area, postcode, country, and country ISO 2 and ISO 3. The Address Geocode International API returns JSON or XML formatted responses.
Seven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Data Mining, Surveys, and Financial. Highlights include an API for translating text to speech using realistic voices, and an API for International contact data verification. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
Service Objects, a company that provides APIs for contact and customer data verification, has announced a new API that provides access to global geolocation data based on address. Specifically, the DOTS Address Geocode API provides both longitude and latitude coordinates.