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A simple 3D flight simulator plug-in for Microsoft Virtual Earth. Uses the 3D plugin. Comes with source code.
Shopping cart and Buy Now buttons for selling downloads and goods on your site, eBay, MySpace, Google Base, CraigsList etc. using PayPal, Google Checkout, Authorize.Net, TrialPay, 2CheckOut, and...
Makes your life as a Cineast, DVD-Freak or Book-Lover much easier: Add the gadget to your iGoogle page and have all the information you need in one tiny box. Special feature: Compare amazons prices...
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Location information sharing has become a quick and easy way for people to effortlessly let friends or family know where they, where to meet or even how far away they are from a particular destination. For those with an ever-increasing mobile lifestyle, this kind of functionality can prove to be quite useful. Glympse is one of these location information tools that uses a dynamic map to update a user's whereabouts in real time. Glympse also provides the Glympse API that may be interesting to developers who want to include real time location sharing in their applications or websites.
We've covered Factual a number of times, most recently asking if it will become the go-to location database. Now the company has expanded its offering with improved datasets, new datasets and a new iPhone SDK. Its local data now covers 27 countries and contains more than 30 million individual business listings.
Sometimes there's just too much interest in open data. The Greater London Authority has temporarily pulled its feed of the Underground due to "overwhelming demand." The service gave locations of every subway train in the city updating in nearly realtime.
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