PeekaCity API Uses Google Streetview for Neighborhood Amenities

Kevin Farnham, July 1st, 2008

PeekaCity recently announced that they have added Google Street View to their local information platform.

Google’s New AJAX Distribution Network

John Musser, May 28th, 2008

Google AJAX LibrariesIn yet another interesting API move, Google has just released a simple but useful API for managing AJAX APIs called the AJAX Libraries API. The goal is to help simplify the lives of Ajax developers by providing a centralized, flexible but consistent way to access many of the most commonly used Ajax libraries. In effect Google becomes a content distribution network for these JavaScript libraries.

Google’s New Maps API for Flash

Raymond Yee, May 22nd, 2008

Google Maps FlashLast week, Google announced the Google Maps API for Flash, the latest extension of their extremely popular Google Maps API.

Create PDFs via Code with Adobe Share API

Raymond Yee, April 9th, 2008

Adobe has updated Share, their service for document sharing and management, so that users can now convert uploaded documents into PDF and they also have exposed this functionality in the Share API.

Mashups Break the Microsoft Mold

John Musser, February 10th, 2008

popflylogoThe New York Times has a piece today by John Markoff on Microsoft’s mashup builder Popfly entitled Mashups Are Breaking the Mold at Microsoft.

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