The Google APIs Client Library for Python is designed to provide provide simple, flexible, powerful access to many of Google's APIs from Python. Some of the APIs accessible through this library include Google Drive, Google+, Google Maps, YouTube, and more.
You can now use the YouTube API to access and create captions for your videos. That means you could let your site visitors refine the transcript to videos you own, or create their own versions of the caption.
Facebook is taking another big reach toward location sharing with its latest update to its Places API. When the platform launched in August, we wrote that it was "read only for now." Now all developers can, with users' permission, share their locations on Facebook. And, perhaps more exciting, Facebook has opened up its venue database to help out.