RestaurantRep: Building a Restaurant Reputation Manager in 48 Hours

  Congratulations to RestaurantRep for winning the Factual Developer Contest at LA Startup Weekend.  The RestaurantRep team went from an idea to a working product in just 48 hours.  What’s even more amazing, is that they were able to sign up six restaurants as customers before their final pitch Sunday night. Briefly, RestaurantRep is an [...]

Factual Ruby Driver

Factual is pleased to announce the release of a new Ruby driver for our API. The driver supports Factual’s API features, including Crosswalk, Resolve, and geo location functionality around the Factual Places API. We put a priority on making this driver easy to use, and designed it “The Ruby Way”. It lets you focus on [...]

Factual PHP Driver

We are pleased to report the availability of the official PHP driver for the Factual API. This driver wraps our Read, Crosswalk, Resolve, and Schema APIs, providing five-line access to our 55 million global places and other structured data. Examples Getting Started: First, get an API key from Factual. Add your oauth key and secret [...]

Crosswalk the Web with Java and Factual

Factual is pleased to announce the release of a new Java driver for our API. The driver supports Factual’s API features, including Crosswalk, Resolve, and geo location functionality around the Factual Places API. We put a priority on making this driver easy to use. It lets you focus on building your Factual queries and using [...]

Announcing the Factual App Gallery

We are excited to announce the launch of the Factual App Gallery! The App Gallery showcases some of the great applications built using data provided by Factual. We are particularly enthused by the diversity of apps our partners have developed. Apps such as Plazaa.de (Germany), JumpZoo (U.S. and Australia), Conekta (Mexico), Fwix (multiple countries), DuckDuckGo [...]