API News from Where 2.0

John Musser, May 29th, 2007

With O’Reilly’s Where 2.0 Conference in full swing this week there’s been no shortage of online mapping-related news. Highlights range from the Google Maps with Street Views to the launch of the very cool GeoCommons from FortiousOne, the folks behind the GeoIQ API.
API related announcements include:

MapQuest’s new ActionScript API for Adobe Flex and [...]

Best of 78 Real Estate Mashups

John Musser, February 18th, 2007
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It’s hard to find an online real estate site today that does not in some way incorporate maps. And so it’s no surprise that another of the top ten tags at ProgrammableWeb is “realestate”, now with 78 mashups tagged realestate. Keep in mind that the first, and still one of the best all-time mashups, is [...]

4 Mashup Contests Ending Soon

John Musser, December 6th, 2006

Speaking of last week’s post on contests, there are 4 mashup competitions ending this month, including one today. Besides AOL’s contest, others ending in the next few weeks include the GoodStorm API Developer Challenge, the GeoIQ Mashup Contest and the ClearForest Semantic Web Services Contest from ProgrammableWeb sponsor ClearForest.
In just over 15 months there have [...]

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