Globebop is good as a tourist guide—click the HOME button in Map View to display Wikipedia article markers about of interest places nearby. Click the globe to spin it and be transported somewhere random on the planet and view Google Street View photo-spheres. Click the magnifying glass to read Wikipedia articles about your current place or search for a place. Click Map View to go back and forth between Map View and Street View. Globebop is also good for "couch-potato tourism". See something new every time, as iut rarely shows you places you've already visited.
There are many ways to travel and experience new places, and it doesn't always have to include impersonal and expensive hotels. Imagine having your own warm, more personal space when you travel; a home away from home that cuts travel costs as well. This is the concept behind 9Flats. It's a service that connects those who have a room, apartment or house to rent with those looking for more personal, affordable, alternative accommodation. The 9Flats API makes this functionality available to third party developers who may want to integrate it with other applications.
Pinpointers, market leader in telematics and mobile workforce solutions, offers its entire suite of vehicle tracking and fleet management solutions via a series of APIs. Users simply keep an electronic box in each vehicle to be monitored and GPS sends desired information back to Pinpointers data centers. From driver behavior and fuel economy, to location and route selection, Pinpointers gives companies superior insight into their entire fleet.
The Nearby API returns airports and cities nearby a certain latitude or longitude, within a certain distance in radius. The data is returned from our complete, global city and airport databases based...