The Dark Sky Elixir SDK by Hugo Vega allows developers to use the Elixir language to integrate weather forecasting applications. The SDK communicates with the Dark Sky API, formerly Forecast.io API. It provides accessibility to operational parameters for forecast/4 and timemachine/5 functionalities.
Today's roundup of recent mashups looks at those taking advantage of APIs that use location data to power their services. These mashups help users get directions, recommend places to go, provide real-time traffic information and even let users follow places as opposed to following people or topics. These mashups make use of popular APIs such as Google Maps, foursquare, Twitter and Facebook.