The Ingeo iOS SDK by InGEO is used as a location library for iOS which powers an application with an always-ON (24/7) location awareness while keeping low battery consumption. It uses unique algorithms to adjust GPS power and monitoring mode according to user behaviour and whereabouts. Built to support iOS7 and iOS8, the SDK aims to get a stream of location data while in foreground or background. Battery consumption is just 2% per hour. It is written in Objective-C.
In this article, we interview Gregory De Jans, head of the developer portal at TomTom, a provider of location technology services. He discusses the company's switch in product focus from B2C to B2B and how that required a reinvention of its marketing and engagement efforts to take aim at developers.
Thirty-One more APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Stocks, Artificial Intelligence, and Location. Featured today are APIs for LivePerson customer chat services and an API for creating and managing Alexa Skills. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.