This SDK is a simple Scala wrapper for the MaxMind GeoIP2-java library. 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.
As the Web API space heats up, it's becoming more difficult to differentiate yourself and attract developers. And so it's crucial that your API can perform well. Performance isn’t just about processing requests and delivering responses quickly. As Netflix experienced this year, understanding how users makes calls, why they make the calls they do, and what should be contained in your API payload is critical.
IBM has announced that it is acquiring the digital and data assets of The Weather Company in a deal reportedly worth more than $2 billion. The acquisition will hing on IBM's ability to create value by applying Watson to The Weather Company's data to create predictive weather analytics solutions.