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Pros of Bing Maps API
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    Free
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    Address input through maps api
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    Sharable Directions
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    Google Earth
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    Unique
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    Custom maps designing
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    Simple
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    Free
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    Open-Source
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    Open-Data

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      Google Attributions and logo
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      Only map allowed alongside google place autocomplete
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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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