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What is Bing Maps API?

The Bing Maps platform provides multiple API options for your application including Web Control, a Windows Store apps control, a WPF control, REST Services, and Spatial Data Services. Use the information below as well as at MSDN to help determine which API bests suits your needs.

What is Google Maps?

Create rich applications and stunning visualisations of your data, leveraging the comprehensiveness, accuracy, and usability of Google Maps and a modern web platform that scales as you grow.

What is OpenStreetMap?

OpenStreetMap is built by a community of mappers that contribute and maintain data about roads, trails, cafés, railway stations, and much more, all over the world.
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      An opensource javascript library to load, display and render maps from multiple sources on web pages.
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      It is a Java application programming interface specification that describes the management of relational data in applications using Java Platform, Standard Edition and Java Platform, Enterprise Edition.It provides a POJO persistence model for object-relational mapping.
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      It is a geographic information system for working with maps and geographic information. It is used for creating and using maps, compiling geographic data, analyzing mapped information, sharing and much more.
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      Avatar of Rajeshkumar T
      Rajeshkumar T uses Google MapsGoogle Maps
      • Its used for restaurant Geo location and find the nearest restaurant listing.

      • Find the customer location and delivery agent location tracking.

      • Calculate the distance between restaurant and customer location.

      Avatar of Youpooly Corp.
      Youpooly Corp. uses Google MapsGoogle Maps

      We need to integrate maps in mobile Apps and Web frontend to show where an event is taking place. Maps is best because of it's international availability and the google api with a feature to recursive search.

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      benyomin uses Google MapsGoogle Maps

      Location, location, location. Choropleths are hot for a reason. When dealing with geography and housing why stop at bar charts, the map really makes my data quickly comprehensible to humans.

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      papaver uses Google MapsGoogle Maps

      used the google maps api on several projects. been an avid user for quite a while. used it all around the world to navigate through public transport and through cities.

      Avatar of Srinivas Adireddi
      Srinivas Adireddi uses Google MapsGoogle Maps

      1) it's very easy to use. 2) shows satellite image, Google earth and many other features like traffic, terrain, etc. 3) Is very useful for driving etc.

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      Praveen Pavithran uses OpenStreetMapOpenStreetMap

      Alternative to Google Maps.

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      Massimo Floris uses OpenStreetMapOpenStreetMap

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