Yahoo Maps API Released

It’s about six months until the holiday season but web developers who like to work with maps have already been given a couple of gifts. Yesterday, Google released an API for Google Maps and today Yahoo has released an API for Yahoo Maps.

According to the news release the Yahoo Maps API is free, backwards compatible, and builds on the GEORSS standard.

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Vector graphic of a map with a navigation pin placed in the middle.
Global Internet Search concept, 3D rendering isolated on white background. The source of the map - http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view.php?id=57730
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