Mashups using the same API (10)
This nifty app shows locations in London where you can be sure to get Wi-Fi and Plugs. Data is sourced from Import.io and user submitted entries. The app takes MapBox, google docs and Import.io and...
Velocipedia is a web application that lets users find available paths for bicycling in Portugal.
The Districtâ€™s ShotSpotter has detected 39,000 outdoor gunshot incidents in the past eight years. Sensors cover about a third of the city and are concentrated where gun crime is highest. It allows...
At the The Next Web Hackathon in Amsterdam, developers played with a lot of new APIs. One that caught our attention is the Gbanga Puppetmaster API. Gbanga is a location-aware gaming platform, intended for use with games where walking around within the real world matter. It's released one game, Gbanga Famiglia, a mobile phone-based app using a theme of mafia families taking over areas and finding loot. Much more exciting, however, is its API, which allows for quests within Famiglia, and other, separate location-based games.
A year ago Twitter was just a microblogging platform. Sure, it was a popular one, but it wasn't until the announcement of its geotagging API that it took its first step toward being a location platform. Since then, it has expanded its offering to include the four geo APIs I've categorized below.
||The MyWakes API allows developers to access the MyWakes platform for GPS location detection. Developers can use the API to create and manage their tracks, consumers, users, etc. as well as generate...||Transportation||04.19.2017|
||The uebermaps API can be used to create and share interactive maps programmatically. uebermaps is a social mapping platform that allows users to collect interesting locations, collaborate on maps,...||Social||03.27.2017|
OpenWeatherMap Weather Alerts
||Gain access to OpenWeatherMap's simple syntax and Weather Alerts methods to create triggers which will fire on an occurrence of the selected weather conditions. This includes; temperature, humidity,...||Weather||03.24.2017|
OpenWeatherMap Air Pollution
||Gain access to OpenWeatherMap's Carbon Monoxide index for any location on Earth. This includes location, latitude, pressure and more. OpenWeatherMap provides open weather data, satellite imagery,...||Weather||03.24.2017|
OpenWeatherMap Bulk Downloading
||The OpenWeatherMap Bulk Downloading API allows you to get bulk files with current weather and forecasts. OpenWeatherMap provides open weather data, satellite imagery, IoT, and other environmental...||Weather||03.24.2017|