The StreetEasy Ruby SDK by arturo-kon communicates with the API to obtain properties' sales and rentals in Soho, NYC. A programming environment must be ready as developers receive an API Key to access the API.
There is a new wave of mapping APIs that are helping developers provide better location feedback to users. These "reverse geocoders" do more than just return an address. Instead, they provide meaningful names associated with the place, such as a business. In some cases, it gets even more specific.
The new Google Patent Search API is now available and lets you search over 7 million patents via code. It is part of the AJAX Search API suite of content-specific Google search utilities such as book search, government search, code search and others.