The Mapbox Navigation iOS SDK provides turn-by-turn navigation inside your mobile app. Some features include; Drop-in navigation UI, Automatic rerouting, Walking, biking, and driving, Navigation map with traffic and more. Mapbox is an open source mapping platform for developers.
The recent experience of mapmaker RouteBuilder highlights one of the key issues that needs to be addressed when consuming APIs: how to manage the risk associated with an API becoming unavailable? Businesses consuming open APIs in their products need to take these risk management actions.
Last week Flickr announced a great set of enhancements to their service: geotagging of photos on a map. Once again they've done a nice job in the interface by making it really, really easy. Drag-n-drop them on the map and you're done.