Microsoft's Bing has launched a private preview release of two new Bing Maps APIs. The Bing Maps Location Recognition API and Bing Maps Autosuggest API allow developers to deliver new kinds of experiences and provide richer analytics about locations at which users are situated.
In the digital age, keeping yourself physically fit can be a challenge. What if you could manage your all your physical activities while at the same time engage your social network with it. Well, MapMyFitness, which runs a network of sites, caters exactly to that.
Once you get beyond the most basic map mashups, you'll run into a problem with data storage and access, because you can't hard-code hundreds of markers. It's a problem that SimpleGeo wants to fix. And from the looks of their new platform, they've gone beyond expectations.