This article is part of a 10-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2016. Mapping and Location APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
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Factual recently announced a new SDK that enables third party apps and services to pull location data from its massive database and trigger certain actions in response to data points like location, environment, movement and more. The SDK is easily used through the Garage Web UI.
Developed app markets are increasingly saturated making it harder than ever to stand out. Localizing your app abroad - whether just a translation or a full app overhaul - could be the difference between its global success or failure. So what should you consider if you want to localize right now?
||The Yelp Fusion APIs are RESTful APIs and users can retrieve business review and rating, information for a particular geographic region or location.display review information for a particular...||Recommendations||08.03.2007|
||The Google Places Web Service is a service that returns information about a "place": an establishment, a geographic location, or prominent point of interest using an HTTP request. Place...||Mapping||05.20.2010|
World Weather Online
||[This API is no longer available. Its functions have been split among the following APIs: World Weather...||Weather||02.03.2010|
||Your Mapper aggregates local government data from cities across the nation, standardizes it, geocodes it, and keeps it up to data for you to use in your apps and services. The Your Mapper API allows...||Mapping||08.15.2009|
Zomato Foodie Index
||Zomato is a restaurant, food and lifestyle guide in India. It offers API which lets users access most updated content available on Zomato in real time directly from within their apps. Users can get...||Food||09.16.2011|
All Localization APIs (193)
||The TaxJar SalesTax API provides information about sales tax rates, allowing to upload transactions and focus on business. The API discerns tax levels for different types of products, locations,...||Taxes||03.09.2018|
||The Applanga API automates the process of translating applications into different languages. The API is used to request and send translation data, and to request screenshots. JSON is the preferred...||Localization||02.01.2018|
||The ASP.Net Boilerplate API can be used to create localization applications in more than one language. It includes a framework in .NET, sample codes, and interaction with additional frameworks such...||Framework||01.29.2018|
||The i18next API returns JSON data of localization and internationalization. With the API, developers can add translation management functions such as interpolation, plurals, nesting, and objects and...||Localization||01.25.2018|
Google Maps Time Zone
||The Google Maps Time Zone API allows developers to get time offset data for any location on earth. Developers can request information for a specific latitude/longitude pair and date, and the API will...||Mapping||12.06.2017|
Api Expert - Yelp Local Business Search
||Yelp Local Business Search is an application that allows users to search for local businesses by providing their location. This application uses the Yelp API service.||Search||08.04.2015|
||Poll Position is a software application designed for Google Glass. It is not endorsed, or made by Google, but it consumes Google APIs. With Poll Position, users can implement Google's Civic...||Mapping||11.02.2014|
||Boston Children's Hospital created HealthMap, a mashup that helps to obtain information about emerging public health threats according to users' locations. Users can receive alerts of...||Health||10.09.2014|
||MapMyRun is an application that allows users to track their fitness activities using the built-in GPS of their mobile phones. Users of this application can save and upload their workout data to their...||Mapping||09.08.2014|
||Scoopmap.net allows users to view breaking news around the world by leveraging two APIs. Discover hot spots and articles written by high quality newspapers such as the Guardian and New York Times.||News Services||07.05.2014|