Mashups using the same API (2584)
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!
Check-in app Gowalla puts a fun twist on location sharing by helping its users discover wonderfully-designed virtual items that can be found, swapped, and dropped all over the place. Developer Ben Dodson used the Gowalla API to put together Wallabee Travel Edition.
Popular location-based social network Foursquare quietly made the long-teased new version of its API publicly available Tuesday. The changes, embraced by its developer community, include JSON-formatted responses and OAuth-only authentication. Even though the new API is characterized as in beta, the company has also deprecated the previous version, announcing it will no longer be available by the middle of next year.
U.S. Census Bureau Population Estimates and Projections
||The U.S. Census Bureau Population Estimates and Projections API returns estimated data of the population for future dates, based on approximated future births, deaths, net international migration,...||Statistics||02.08.2018|
U.S. Census Bureau Geocoding Services
||The U.S. Census Bureau Geocoding Services API is a search tool that converts an address into an approximate coordinate with latitude and longitude. The geocoder is available as a web interface and as...||Statistics||02.08.2018|
U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey
||The U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey API returns data related to social, economic, demographic, and housing characteristics of the U.S. population. Often, the data provided on the Census...||Statistics||02.08.2018|
||The PSMA Buildings API provides data about over 8.8 million Australian buildings that includes 2D and 3D building footprints. This includes addresses, buildings, roof materials, elevation, average...||Addresses||01.24.2018|
Dansk Supermarked Stores
||The Dansk Supermarked Stores API allows developers to access information on all of Dansk Supermarked's 1,500 stores in Denmark, Poland, Germany, and Sweden for Netto, føtex, Bilka, and Salling....||eCommerce||01.17.2018|