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- Shows off the new features of Virtual Earth 3D. Users search for, or load via GeoRSS, interesting views within Virtual Earth 3D and then share them out via E-mail links. The first live application...
- Get to know any British Member of Parliament. Select by location, postcode or name. Traversing the UK map provides a constituency grid and instant feedback of its local MP. Extra information provides...
- Plots CATA (Centre Area Transportation Authority) bus route and timetable information within the map interface.
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Here is some interesting news that may impact developers using the Google Maps API (our Google Maps API profile). Google has recently made a couple of updates to their terms of service and have posted the the new terms of service here. There was an initial update made in early November, but one that lead to some debate and confusion about a couple of points, which in turn to a subsequent update. The net result is that the terms of service have been streamlined and some previous restrictions have been removed, including a restriction on the use of Google Maps in desktop applications. Here's a summary of the changes:
When you think of libraries, you probably think about great walls of books. But books are not the only media in which information can be recorded, and the British Library is offering people a way to record, preserve and share the sounds of their local neighborhood with its new mashup.
Quova's is a geolocation service, went free last November. The company has revamped its developer portal and added a few awesome new features to the Quova API. The company also added JSON as a response format, as so many other APIs have lately. Unlike the APIs ditching XML, Quova is keeping the XML format and expanding developer options. Also, the company added a developer forum and app gallery to its portal, to encourage community around its API.
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