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A submission to the Australian Government's Mashup Australia incentive. This mashup uses Victorian schools, emergency services, and 2006 Australian Census data to visualise what a school and...
A community-based website for finding and sharing outdoor photography locations such as landscapes, panoramas, wildlife, wildflowers, waterfalls, cityscapes, canyons, and others.
A map mashup for the Gold Coast of Queensland Australia, showing accommodation and attractions. Simple application using custom icons, single xml file, selectable grouping. Aims are to build the map...
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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!
Taking pictures on your iPhone gives you a great deal of data embedded in to your photos. Location, camera type, exposure, even camera orientation. But what if you want more. Well, MetaPhoto (currently available on the iPhone) aims to further enrich your photos. Using the Urban Mapping API, MetaPhoto looks up a great deal of information about the area a photo was taken and adds it to the photos header.
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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