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See if any of the 500 million dollars in Congressional earmarks get to your town. This mashup from the Sunlight Foundation plots 2,230 earmarks for fiscal 2007.
Send messages and pictures to the world, to groups or other users on the map. Create your own mashup without any knowledge of the Google Maps API.
Integrated map of London's bus routes.
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Google yesterday unveiled Google Maps Platform, which it is calling "the next generation" of its Google Maps business. Google Maps Platform includes streamlined APIs. In its announcement, the search giant stated, "Our core APIs work together to provide the building blocks you need."
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The smart cities agenda is transforming how cities manage their infrastructure and how they communicate with citizens and local businesses. Open data and the use of sensor technologies to provide real-time feedback on the use of urban infrastructure are two components at the center of what is considered a “smart city.” How are developers using public transport APIs to empower a smart cities agenda and what is the progress of city authorities looking to make their transportation systems smart? ProgrammableWeb surveys some of the latest advances and reviews city progress in opening transport data via API.
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