The Esri ArcGIS Runtime Android Java Sample Code by Esri provides demonstrations for deploying the ArcGIS Runtime SDK in Android applications. Its deployment requires Android studio and the onward of JDK 7. The sample code communicates with Esri arcGIS APIs. Its Gradle-based Android platform allows developers to clone directly and import applications in Android studio.
Mapillary has launched an open-source SDK for its street-level image platform. The SDK allows users to process and upload images to the platform. The more images uploaded, the more up to date and more robust maps become within third party apps. Currently, over 390 million images have been uploaded.
San Francisco-based Urban Mapping has released a new Mass Transit Proximity API that allows developers to easily tap into the company's Mass Transit Database. The RESTful API includes two search methods to retrieve results for Station Stops Near a Point and Station Stops Near an Address.