Geopy is a library for accessing many popular geocoding services using Python 2 and 3, enabling Python developers to easily access information and methods for locating the coordinates of addresses, cities, countries, and landmarks around the world. Geopy has been tested against CPython 2.7, CPython 3.2, CPython 3.4, PyPy, and PyPy3.
The Urban Airship API will now be a whole lot more geo-aware. The push notification company has acquired SimpleGeo and its suite of APIs, which include Storage, Places and Context. The move brings one of the biggest names in the trend of APIs as products into another big name in the movement.
Online mapping and directions innovator MapQuest has been building new web services on top of data from the publicly-editable OpenStreetMap project since the company announced a new open platform initiative in August. Now MapQuest has a new addition to its family of open data–based services, bike routes: