This NodeJS SDK is a customizable open source map implementation that provides acces to leverage Mapbox's backend, to visualize very large geo data sets, advanced analytics about your app's users, offline maps and custom markers, platform independent map implementation and more. Mapbox is an open source mapping platform for developers.
Location-based social game FourSquare no longer has limits to where it can be used. When users click on their city name below the header of the website, they see a search box to enter a new city. Previously the service supported about 100 cities worldwide and anyone who lived elsewhere was out of luck.
Google has added a temporary closures functionality to the Google Maps Places API. Whether a business is closed for a season in the ordinary course of business, or it is temporarily closed in response to a global pandemic, the new feature provides real-time, operational information about a business.