Mashups using the same API (3240)
Foursquare, the leading location-based social tool, announced a major new initiative last week to expand its location database to include cross-references to corresponding venue listings from other services. As characterized in the announcement post on the company blog, the goal is to make Foursquare the missing "Rosetta Stone for location, allowing you to link information about a real-world place from one database to any other." Now it's not just about using Foursquare, but connecting it to other services.
Following-up on yesterday's post on the best new mashups, here is another notable mashup from this past week, yesterday's Mashup of the Day: Gaiagi Driver. What is it? It's a mashed-up 3D driving simulator that uses a lot of web APIs across multiple windows to create a unique driving experience. Give it a starting and ending address and it follows the path created by the directions and shows your present position in four different views:
Geoloqi has added added platform-specific SDKs to its collection of developer tools for real-time location. The SDKs interact with the Geoloqi API and have native tools to improve battery life and simplify common location-based app features. The company hopes the new enhancements will encourage broader use of its platform, which has already found fans in government and enterprise.
Indogsm Cell Phone Tracker
||The Indogsm Cell Phone Tracker API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Indogsm with other applications. Public documentation is not available. Indogsm provides cell phone...||Mobile||09.06.2017|
||This API requires indirect access via SDK. Please see the SDK tab below for more information. ARCore provides SDKs for many of the most popular development environments. These SDKs provide native...||Augmented Reality||08.29.2017|
||The Spectrum API is a content moderation platform that flags content as inappropriate or toxic. The platform offers dashboard support with information such as user discussion index, and member...||Artificial Intelligence||08.22.2017|
||Sygic's Autocomplete search is web based service that allows you to search as you type, providing suggestions that best match your input that is based on input string and your geolocation. The Sygic...||Travel||08.06.2017|