NYTimes.com is hosting its second TimesOpen, its second developer conference. This year it’s holding a series of events to tap specific topics then a hack day in Dec. First up? Geo.
Mobile / Geolocation
Thursday, Sept. 2
6:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
- TimesOpen via @manomarks
So, how does Apple do APIs? This short video offers some of its “secrets” which are mostly common sense.
GigaOm suggests that recommending hot places is the next big thing in LBS. The read engine from Facebook to Foursqaure and Gowalla mean there’s plenty of data to play with to power such engines.
Windows Phone 7 developer kit coming 16 Sept.