Yahoo! Maps Mashups

Charles Freedman

  • 出版商: Wrox Press
  • 出版日期: 2007-02-12
  • 售價: $1,170
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,112
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 353
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 0470097787
  • ISBN-13: 9780470097786
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  • Yahoo! Maps is the most innovative of the online mapping service, and provides robust APIs that allow developers to create their own map-based applications and services
  • Reviews the simple, yet comprehensive Map APIs built on Ajax, JavaScript, Flash, and Flex and allow users to build amazing map applications
  • Teaches readers mashup fundamentals (including REST, XML, and popular map-friendly Web services), how to develop tight and efficient mashups with the Ajax API, and how to enrich the mashup experience with the JavaScript-Flash API
  • Explores map features such as panning and zooming, widgets, markers, overlays, and geocoding
  • Includes fully implemented and guided mashups featuring flickr, HotJobs,, real-time weather, traffic, video, and more


Table of Contents

1. Your Map, Your World.

2. Developing with Yahoo! Maps.

3. The Ajax API.

4. Get Started with the Ajax API.

5. Ajax API Basics.

6. Ajax API Advanced Features.

7. The Ajax Mashup.

8. The JS-Flash API.

9. Get Started with the JS-Flash API.

10. JS-Flash API Basics.

11. JS-Flash API Advanced Features.

12. The JS-Flash Mashup.

13. The AS-Flash API.

14. Get Started with the AS-Flash API.

15. AS-Flash API Basics.

16. AS-Flash API Advanced Features.

17. The AS-Flash Mashup.

18. Yahoo! Maps and Flex 2.

19. Get Started with Yahoo! Maps and Flex 2.

20. Basic Methods: Flex 2 using the AS-Flash API.

21. Advanced Features: Flex 2 using the AS-Flash API.

22. The Flex 2 Mashup.

Appendix A. API Method Comparison Chart.

Appendix B. API Example and Mashup Index