Mashups using the same API (2577)
We have mashups to help us figure out where we want to go, the best way to get there, and then what's the coolest stuff to do when we get there. One thing that's often overlooked is how much it'll cost us to get from point A to point B.
What API is absolutely the king of popularity? It is the Maps API Web Services, a collection of HTTP interfaces to Google services providing geographic data for maps applications. While my fellow writer, Janet blogged on the launch of its next generation at MorethanaMap.com , this article is more of a nuts and bolts look at the champion of all location APIs, hoping you catch a drift of how easy it is to add geo-coded location functionality in your app,website,product!
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.
||The MetGIS Weather API provides access to precise weather data that is especially used for mountainous and/or remote areas. MetGIS forecasts can be retrieved from the point API via https that are...||Weather||05.16.2017|
||The Cyclomedia StreetSmart API returns data of addresses, panorama, and viewer features, useful to integrate into transportation applications. It is available with API Key to authenticate and it...||Panorama||05.15.2017|
DigitalGlobe GBDX Authentication
||The DigitalGlobe GBDX Authentication API allows you to get access to DigitalGlobe's GBDX platform. GBDX uses OAuth2 for authentication and authorization, and you will need your GBDX username,...||Big Data||05.09.2017|
DigitalGlobe GBDX Web Application
||The GBDX web application provides a way to find the tasks that meet your business needs, to define your area of interest, and to organize your work and track your progress. Google Chrome, Firefox,...||Big Data||05.09.2017|
DigitalGlobe GBDX S3 Storage
||GBDX stores ancillary data and derived products in an Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 bucket. When a workflow is run on the GBDX platform, a task called "StageDataToS3" is typically the last task run by...||Big Data||05.09.2017|