Mashups using the same API (2605)
Allows travelers to leverage the services that surround a trip such as transportation and accommodation bookings, dining reservations, and attractions.
This mashup takes Library of Congress Subject Headings from the open access books scanned by the Biodiversity Heritage Library and geocodes locations and displays results using Google Maps API.
Freeform radio station WFMU is holding a pledge drive marathon in which anonymous points are automatically added to the world map when its globe-spanning listeners submit their pledges. Listeners can...
Developers working with geo mashups should take note: geospatial startup FortiusOne has said that "geocoding should be a commodity" and has announced that it has released a new open source geocoder. If you're not familiar with geocoding, it is the process of assigning geographic coordinates to a location (typically an address or place name).
Last week at Where 2.0, Yahoo's Gary Gale discussed "geosetta", the concept of a geographic Rosetta Stone, which allows for a unified conversion of geographic namespaces based on different geographic reference identifiers (e.g., Yahoo's Where on Earth ID, or WOEID). The idea behind geosetta is that developers should be able to easily identify and cross reference a location among multiple service providers despite any disparities that may be inherent in the respective namespaces.
Foursquare just made the switch from using the Google Maps API, to joining the crowd-sourced, global OpenStreetMap movement. To do most of the heavy lifting, foursquare relied upon the still fairly new MapBox API.
Versus Sports Simulator
||The Versus Sports Simulator API delivers team rankings, conference/divisional rankings, team report cards, game predictions, and game simulations for college and professional sports. HTTP requests...||Sports||01.11.2017|
||EventUpon API returns event information from thousands of organizations. Use of the API requires an EventUpon account and an API Key where you can configure it to select the organizations.||Events||01.02.2017|
||The AirMap API integrates tools that help create GIS, and drone applications. The API offers information related to advisories, notice requirements, and can interact with airspace obstacles, and...||Mapping||12.26.2016|
||With the Elevation API you can get the elevation of a geographic point and can be used with the Python lib elevation API. The data provided comes from the ASTER GDEM dataset, a product of NASA and...||Geography||12.13.2016|
||The TripGo API allows you to plan door-to-door trips using a large variety of public and private transport. It integrates real-time information and, for selected providers, allows users to book and...||Transportation||12.12.2016|