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Over 500 new home communities in greater Phoenix Arizona, by over 50 new home builders mapped. New home buyers can see all communities in a single page, and get brief info on each community. Popup...
Google Map of CowParade sculpture photography in Boston. Community-driven.
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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.
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