Mashups using the same API (2577)
Everyone in the US knows that if you dig straight down you end up in China. Except you will not, but instead will end up swimming. Use this dual map tool to see where you go if you dig.
Extremely basic street-to-GMaps lookup for Ireland. Proof of concept only. Uses Lycos Route Planner for geocoding to street level only.
Shows you where 1661 hot springs are in the US through NOAA data + Google Maps.
Indonesian election aided by Silicon Valley coder's use of API. Google reportedly testing an "Explore Nearby" feature in Maps. Plus: a Facebook video scam that is hard to block because of an API, and Chrome replaces 30 year-old Windows font rendering technology.
Factual Inc, a company founded by ex-Googler Gil Elbaz that is creating a collaborative data platform, announced extensions to its Factual APIs today that are aimed at improving the ability to target advertising and provide other geo-based capabilities in mobile applications. The three new APIs, Geopulse, Reverse Geocoder, and World Geographies, fill gaps and extend the scope of Factual’s API portfolio. But the way that Factual thinks about its APIs also holds lessons for anyone who is mapping out an API strategy of their own.
The Transit App, an application that provides commuters with real-time transit information on iOS, makes its Transit App API available to developers who may want to integrate the functionality with other applications. The app has already been widely downloaded and received positive customer reviews, and filling the gap that was left when Apple removed transit from its own Maps app, it seems to be a really useful tool for anyone who relies on public transportation and the ability to get accurate and timely travel information.
||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|