Monthly Archives: July 2012

Name Normalization API

We’ve just released our brand spankin’ new Name Normalization API. This API provides direct access to our new name normalization algorithm. How’s that for making life easier 😉 The API is currently rate limited to 30 requests per minute. If … Continue reading

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Systems Upgrade and Unscheduled Downtime

As some of you may have noticed, unfortunately we had a spot of unscheduled downtime tonight (July 17th). As the downtime occurred towards the middle of the night (in the staffs timezone) it took longer than we’d like to resolve … Continue reading

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New Name Normalization Algorithm

To attempt to clean results and merge multiple data sources together, we make use of a name normalization algorithm. This algorithm takes input such as “mr john smith jr” and turns it into “Smith, Mr John, Jr”. Other examples might … Continue reading

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Caller ID Validation API

We’ve now released our CID validation API, and it doesn’t even need an API key! This new API uses the Australian numbering scheme to determine if a number falls within valid ranges, and if so, provides you with information regarding … Continue reading

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Geo Lookup API v2

It’s been a while since we’ve made any major changes to our API offerings, which is why I’d like to introduce the second version of our Geo API. The new API now not only provides GPS coordinates, it does statistical analysis … Continue reading

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