The Google Geocoding Node.js library by Felipe Oliveira can access the API functionalities of the Geocoding API that encompass latitude & longitude lookup and geocoding responses. To work with latitude and longitude using Node.js, parameters include address, components, region, and language. To obtain responses, JSON should contain status and results.
Two days ago we wrote about Urban Airship grounding SimpleGeo APIs. While one API was being taken over by another company, it left SimpleGeo's innovative flagship geo storage product stranded. Another company has quickly come forward to pick up the slack. Geoloqi created a SimpleGeo importer that will move storage from one platform to the other, where places can then be queried by the Geoloqi API.
The previously popular Google Earth API is being deprecated and is due to shut down in early 2016, signalling the end of access to its 3D imagery via the API. This post by Timothy Whitehead for Google Earth Blog looks at four applications that used to use the API, and what they are using now.