Mashups using the same API (2670)
Created in 2006, Big Art Mob's original purpose was to accompany the Channel 4 show, 'Big Art Project'; the goal being to create the UK's first comprehensive map of street art. The site is now being re-launched along with iPhone and iPad applications, inviting users to upload and map public art anywhere in the world.
Location-sharing service Foursquare was down most of Monday, apparently due to a database issue. No Foursquare website or apps were available. And with the API also down, third party applications were helpless. Yet, it's a good reminder to developers to plan for downtime and to providers to have communications in place to let others know about your service's issues when they arise.
The recent experience of mapmaker RouteBuilder highlights one of the key issues that needs to be addressed when consuming APIs: how to manage the risk associated with an API becoming unavailable? Businesses consuming open APIs in their products need to take these risk management actions.
||The Yelp GraphQL API offers information about businesses such as reviews, pictures and locations in a flexible manner. The GraphQL API returns the exact data as specified by the developer. This...||Recommendations||05.16.2017|
||The Cyclomedia StreetSmart API returns data of addresses, panorama, and viewer features, useful to integrate into transportation applications. It is available with API Key to authenticate and it...||Panorama||05.15.2017|
DigitalGlobe GBDX Authentication
||The DigitalGlobe GBDX Authentication API allows you to get access to DigitalGlobe's GBDX platform. GBDX uses OAuth2 for authentication and authorization, and you will need your GBDX username,...||Big Data||05.09.2017|
DigitalGlobe GBDX Web Application
||The GBDX web application provides a way to find the tasks that meet your business needs, to define your area of interest, and to organize your work and track your progress. Google Chrome, Firefox,...||Big Data||05.09.2017|
DigitalGlobe GBDX S3 Storage
||GBDX stores ancillary data and derived products in an Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 bucket. When a workflow is run on the GBDX platform, a task called "StageDataToS3" is typically the last task run by...||Big Data||05.09.2017|