Barry Frost

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Tagged #geo


iOS app and webservice for tracking/storing your own location


A tool to search OSM data by name and address and to generate synthetic addresses of OSM points (reverse geocoding)

mtodd/geoip · GitHub

Ruby C binding to Maxmind GeoIP Library


Ruby gem for querying’s GeoIP database, which returns the geographic location of a server given its IP address


JavaScript library for mobile-friendly maps

Building a simple IP geolocation service

JSON format geocoding service using MaxMind data. Source available on GitHub


A geo-fence is a virtual perimeter for a real-world geographic area. Location-aware devices send notifications when they enter/exit the area.

gMap - Google Maps Plugin For jQuery

Geospatial Indexing - MongoDB

Now supports “order by distance from”

Mobile Fotos • Flickr browser/uploader app for iPhone + iPod touch

Keeps GPS and EXIF data intact when uploading to Flickr

noticings : the game of noticing things around you

Geotag and tag your photos with ‘noticings’ on Flickr to play the game. Points awarded daily for numerous known and unknown reasons.

Tom Taylor : Projects : Clarke

Small Mac menubar app that updates your FireEagle location. Not much use unless you’ve got a laptop of course

Get Lat Lon - find the latitude and longitude of a point on a map

Drag a gmap around and get the lat/lon

How To Make An IP-To-Country Tool With PHP and MySQL


PostGIS adds support for geographic objects to PostgreSQL for geographic information systems (GIS)

Compound Microformats

Geonames: Postal Codes

Free (CC Attribution licence) web service for postcode lookups. Lat/Lng results in JSON.

IP to Location Service

Specify ipaddress parameter and it returns XML string with the country associated with the IP – The smarter way to find local businesses

Great UK based (London first) community review thing finding directory site


Microformats transformer - takes hCalendar, hCard et al and spits out XML, JSON or JSON-P