The Mapbox Android SDK by Mapbox allows interaction with the mapping features of the API. Resources include installation with Eclipse, Gradle, and source. Implementation references cover required permissions, the MapView, overlays, and screen rotation.
Soon you will be able to query Google's vast database of local businesses. Today the company announced Nearby Places, a Google Maps widget and a web service, with its eye on providing data to users on the go.
Nine APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Location, Mapping, and Graphics. Highlights include the Smithsonian Institution Open Access API and an API for Placekey universal address identification service. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.