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See if any of the 500 million dollars in Congressional earmarks get to your town. This mashup from the Sunlight Foundation plots 2,230 earmarks for fiscal 2007.
Grabs data from Google base and allows you to search, sort and plot records on a chart, map, and calendar.
Eventsites allows users to create a mini-website for their event complete with description, a Google Map and photos from Flickr. Eventsites is unusual as a mashup in that the entire site is built...
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Here is some interesting news that may impact developers using the Google Maps API (our Google Maps API profile). Google has recently made a couple of updates to their terms of service and have posted the the new terms of service here. There was an initial update made in early November, but one that lead to some debate and confusion about a couple of points, which in turn to a subsequent update. The net result is that the terms of service have been streamlined and some previous restrictions have been removed, including a restriction on the use of Google Maps in desktop applications. Here's a summary of the changes:
Years ago most schoolchildren in the US "knew" that if you dig a hole straight down through the earth you end-up in China. But of course that's not true, no matter where you are in the US. From nearly anywhere in the contiguous 48 states you end-up in the Indian Ocean.
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