Microsoft just announced one of the more groundbreaking enhancements to its app maker, Windows App Studio. The REST AI Data Source allows users to retrieve data from third party API providers. The move greatly expands the potential for app development within the Windows App Studio environment.
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Bing Maps Location Recognition
||When given a pair of location coordinates (latitude, longitude), the Bing Maps Location Recognition API returns a list of entities ranked by their proximity to that location. The URL response...||Location||08.27.2018|
Microsoft Bing Maps Query
||The Microsoft Bing Maps Query API enables application users to do map searches based on area, location, route, property type (such as restaurant), property ID, and more. For example, usersu can...||Mapping||05.16.2018|
Microsoft Bing Maps Dataflow Management
||The Microsoft Bing Maps Dataflow Management API allows creating and managing data sources that store spatial entity data for a user-defined entity type. Developers can also create and manage data...||Mapping||05.16.2018|
Microsoft Bing Maps Geocode Dataflow
||The Microsoft Bing Maps Geocode Dataflow API allows to create a Geocode job and upload data, get status of a Geocode job, download Geocode job results, and add a Geocode dataflow response description.||Mapping||05.16.2018|
A federal judge has ruled that Microsoft's LinkedIn service must make the data found in most of its users' profiles freely available to third parties who want to programmatically "scrape" the site for that data instead of going through the service's official API and abiding by its Terms of Service.
The latest release of San Francisco-based MuleSoft's Anypoint Platform includes a version that's optimized for mobile application integration. The lighter-weight edition of the software makes it much easier for IT organizations to set up back-end-as-a-service mobile application platforms.