The Tripian City List Ruby Sample Code demonstrates how to access the API with an API Key, make calls, and receive JSON responses in return. Developers can implement city list data with available cities, city info, and cities by coordinates.
Microsoft has added waypoint optimization to the Bing Maps Routing API, which allows developers to create routes between driving locations. The API is ideal for delivery and transportation businesses, and the route optimization functionality is intended to address the traveling salesman problem.
BCD Travel recently introduced its SolutionSource Developer Hub. The developer hub arms developers with access to five APIs and data extracts that enable clients to build custom travel solutions for their company and pull/analyze their own company travel data. Those interested can apply for access.
Major airlines want a better way to sell to consumers and they've been working on the design for over a year already. In this new model, the current delivery of prices would be completely changed. Will this be a potentially lucrative API development opportunity? Just how cutting edge will this new approach be?