This PHP library aims to be the most functional geo-aware tool because it includes the providers of ArcGISOnline, GeoIP2, Google Maps, GoogleMapsBusiness, MaxMindBinary, Nominatim, TomTom, and Yandex. What this library provides is powerful abstraction layer for geocoding manipulations, according to the author. A complete guide to use the PHP library is available on William Durand's GitHub site.
The submission window for Google Places API Developer Challenge has just ended. The 3-month submission period saw developers from all over the world have submitted applications that combine Google Places API and municipal data sources to improve their communities. The winners of this challenge stand to win 2 tickets to Google I/O 2013, showcasing their app and meeting the Google Maps and Places API team.
GitHub has partnered with the Python Package Index (PyPI), a third-party software repository for the Python programming language, to provide a new service aimed at protecting against leaked PyPI API tokens. This initiative starts immediately with GitHub hunting for vulnerabilities.