The Google Earth Engine Python SDK by Google allows developers to interface with the Google Earth Engine API. Developers should note that the API is in active development and applications using Earth Engine will need to be updated as changes are made. Currently, the API is only available to trusted testers.
Fwix, the local information provider, has released its Fwix Location API at this week's Where 2.0 conference. But the company isn't looking to become just another source of location data in developers' toolboxes. Fwix founder Darian Shirazi explained to us that he hopes to "establish [Fwix] as the underlying platform for geodata" by providing rich, high-quality place information that meets a broad range of developer needs.