The Ruby SDK for AfterShip enables developers to integrate their web or mobile applications with the AfterShip service, to request information on shipment for their users. This SDK lets developers create, modify, and delete shipment trackings using different API calls. A number of different couriers are supported by the AfterShip service.
While many are excited about live traffic data on firm ground, others have turned their attention to the other 3/4 of the earth. According to The Map Room, many ships are required to carry transponders to broadcast their location. The result is a lot of public marine data and the perfect situation for a classic map mashup.
Uber today opened the UberRUSH API to all developers. Using the API, developers can integrate UberRUSH, the transportation company's on-demand delivery service, into their applications to handle pick-up and delivery of pre-paid goods. In January of this year, Uber launched a private UberRUSH API.