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- Complete Halifax Metro Transit bus and ferry trip planning with Google Maps for the Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford, Sackville and surrounding regions. Fully accessible bus and ferry schedules.
- Job search and realtime job listings in the USA using the Google maps, indeed and Twitter APIs. Browse search results by state or industry.
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The Google Maps API naturally has a rich history on ProgrammableWeb. Over the last year or so, Google has released additional maps-related APIs as separate services. One of the latest ones is the Google Distance Matrix API. This allows a developer to submit a matrix of locations, as origins and destinations, and get a list of the distances in return.
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.
You know all those mobile applications you use? There's important data behind where and when you use it. With Titanium+Geo, that data becomes accessible. The new platform for location analytics is a partnership from Appcelerator and FortiusOne, providers of the GeoIQ API that collects and displays the data.
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