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- JockPedia contains a huge database of athletes from around the from world. Includes a short bio, latest news, pictures and highlight movies.
- A visual social commentary using flickr and twitter.
- Swurl is a place to bring all the things you do online together to share in a blog-like format. Uses over 13 different APIs.
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BlindSquare founder, Ilkka Pirttimaa, once browsed over Wikipedia's Augmented Reality article and realized the concept focused solely on vision. Pirttimma believed the concept could expand to audio; thus, the idea for BlindSquare was born. The BlindSquare app provides "a new solution that combines the latest technology to help the daily life of the blind." BlindSquare pulls data from the FourSquare API and alerts users of restaurants, stores, and other locations surrounding them via audio instructions.
Google has just introduced a new Enterprise Service, "Google Maps Coordinate", a web and mobile application that helps businesses manage and improve the efficiency of their mobile workforce. You can check out the Google Coordinate API here.
Today's roundup of recent mashups looks at those taking advantage of APIs that use location data to power their services. These mashups help users get directions, recommend places to go, provide real-time traffic information and even let users follow places as opposed to following people or topics. These mashups make use of popular APIs such as Google Maps, foursquare, Twitter and Facebook.
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