Category Archives: Google APIs

Exploring the Unofficial Google Reader API

Google Reader has no official API. ¬†However, folks have figured out ways of using the existing API even though Google has not officially published any documentation. There is a Google Group:¬†Friends of the Unofficial Google Reader API | Google Groups. … Continue reading

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Custom Styles for Google Maps

I attended Google I/O 2010 this past week, and they announced that that the Google Maps API v3 is now able to be styled. Check out the announcement on the Google Blog. Here is my first experiment with it.

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vCards as QR Codes with Google Chart API

Here is an example of a vCard turned into a UTF-8 encoded URL string. Once we encode it in this fashion, we can put it in a URL formatted for the Google Chart API that will generate a QR Code … Continue reading

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