The Route4Me Node.js SDK integrates a third-party application with the Route4Me API which offers sequenced driving routes for drivers. Additionally, this SDK can be used to analyze historical routes, and to distribute routes to field personnel. The current version is 0.1.1.
Google is opening up Maps to new ride-sharing partners, meaning the search giant just effectively created the first ride-hailing price comparison feature. The surprise here is that Uber, previously the only ride-sharing partner on Google Maps, allowed this.
Google Maps has implemented a much requested feature, draggable maps, into the Google Maps API. The feature has long been a part of the Google Maps site, but now developers can provide draggable maps for their users--and retrieve the results.