This SDK is a IP geolocation tool for R packages that provides access to specific services for Maxmind. This includes binding to the binary MaxMind databases and wrappers around multiple online geolocation services. The MaxMind GeoIP2 Database Reader and Web Service Client lets you discover information about a specific IP address and provides web services, subscription-based downloadable databases, and free downloadable databases. MaxMind provides IP intelligence services that prevent online fraud.
Imagine if you could peek into your users' checking accounts and see what they earn. In a way, you can. A creative new API from big data trailblazer InfoChimps uses IP geolocation to return U.S. Census data, including annual income. There are also updates to the company's Twitter influence and trust data APIs.