Mashups using the same API (2616)
Free carpool matching service based on home location and work location.
See where the American Idol 2006 candidate fan base is located. Look on the map to find your favorite American Idol, and when you find them be sure to track them.
Discover music events and concerts around the world. The Last.fm Music Map mixes Last.fm music social network data with Google Maps.
Related Articles (652)
Where were you when Hurricane Sandy hit, and what were you doing? If you're like many other ProgrammableWeb readers, you weren't watching news reports on TV--you were using social media to keep tabs on your friends and family, and taking advantage of the vast amounts of data available on the Internet to make sense of the situation. Below, a round-up of how Twitter and other online resources helped people get through the record-breaking "super storm."
Data marketplace InfoChimps continues its march to API-ify its most useful, sliceable datasets. The latest is a bundle it calls the InfoChimps Geo APIs and it makes available some extremely interesting location data from both public and private sources. The company has created a location data schema to unify sources, which include several place databases, Wikipedia articles and Zillow neighborhood boundaries.
Data startup Factual has been one of the most covered product offerings on our site. Over the last couple of years, it has expanded its open data set platform, using location data as its main offering to developers via its Factual Places APIs. The Factual team is on full steam and has just announced a single global API to access place data and added new countries. The company also is making available a rich collection of attributes about each restaurant in its places database.
RELATED APIs (1113)
Motion Intelligence Route360° Mobility Analytics
||The Motion Intelligence Route360° Mobility Analytics API calculates the reach-ability of locations based on actual travel time. It supports car, public transport, bicycle and walking. It calculates...||Geography||03.27.2018|
||The Loctome API is a service that allows users to enrich coordinates with terrain elevation data. This API can accept two formats of coordinate data input: shapes coordinates and encoded coordinates...||Geography||03.15.2018|
||IsLocation is a web service dedicated to helping you handle location information within your apps. The isLocation API is a RESTful platform that supports the implementation of location concepts...||Location||02.27.2018|
||The TourSolver Cloud is the API behind GeoConcept, a geographical optimization company. With JSON and XML formats, developers can access data from tours, travel times, distance, and mapping....||Mapping||02.27.2018|
||The CarbonDoomsDay Web API is a RESTish Web service that is used to access climate change related data. It enables anyone to enhance NOAA's carbon dioxide data by building charts, sensor networks,...||Data||02.08.2018|