This Mapbox Static SDK provides static map snapshots with overlays in Swift or Objective-C on iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS. MapboxStatic.swift is a simple way to connect your application to the Mapbox Static API or the classic Mapbox Static API. It allows you to generate a map snapshot and a static map image with overlays, by fetching it synchronously or asynchronously over the Web. Mapbox is an open source mapping platform for developers.
We take you into the weekend with another edition of ProgrammableWeb's "In other API Economy News". Today we give you your fill of Amazon news including the general release of their Greengrass IoT service, the ability for API Gateway to allow for customization of error responses, and more.
Data displayed on Google Maps are perhaps the most popular types of mashups today. Seeing things on a map helps you better understand, memorize and relate data to where you can physically find them. But is a map visualization suitable also for non-geographical data? Internet conference Web 2.0 created a Points of Control map showing a fantasy landscape of Internet companies, complete with markers and zoom levels.