The HERE Live Sense SDK is currently in BETA and subject to change. It allows applications and devices to detect real-time hazards and road signs enabling drivers to make informed decisions by utilizing Artificial Intelligence. Live Sense is various ML models that use front facing cameras to detect objects and behaviors. It is real-time insights detected that notifies drivers of a potential hazard, risk of hazard or when a change in the road network has been detected and more. HERE is a mapping and location technology company.
The Google Maps API naturally has a rich history on ProgrammableWeb. Over the last year or so, Google has released additional maps-related APIs as separate services. One of the latest ones is the Google Distance Matrix API. This allows a developer to submit a matrix of locations, as origins and destinations, and get a list of the distances in return.
HERE Technologies, a provider of mapping technology and services, has announced that its XYZ platform will move into general availability. HERE XYZ is designed to provide end-to-end support for developers that are working on map publication and data management.
If you're looking for a traffic data web service, you probably have not been able to find one for free. Now mapping pioneer MapQuest is beta testing a service it says provides "real time traffic information related to incidents, markets and flow."