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Heads-Up: New Categories for Global Places On-Deck

This is a quick heads-up to Factual developers and data partners to note that we will shortly be making significant changes to how our Global Places are categorized. The Reasoning: Our current categorization is based entirely on strings and does not use IDs; this makes queries cumbersome, locks us into a single language, and ossifies the...

Announcing China Places

你 好! Welcome to China, the world’s fastest-growing major economy, with annual growth rates averaging 10% over the past 30 years. This incredible growth has led China to become the world’s largest exporter and second largest importer of goods. If you have ever thought about tapping into this behemoth of a country, you may be interested...

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 building...

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 to...

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 the...