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3 year old Google Play app suspended for updating interface?

Update: Google has reversed their decision, however provided no explanation or apology for the original suspension. The suspension also led to forced removal of the app from over a thousand phones and over a month setback on development time. Our … Continue reading

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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 ūüėČ The API is currently rate limited to 30 requests per minute. If … 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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CID Lookup API Updates

We’ve recently made some small, but hopefully useful changes to our CID Lookup API to make it a little more¬†compatible¬†with existing systems. The two changes are the addition of the notfound and normalize parameters. In a few situations, existing scripts … Continue reading

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Asterisk AGI Reverse Phone Lookup

We love to see developers finding interesting ways to use our API.¬†Steve over at crc.id.au created a really neat script for Asterisk using our Developer API. David was nice enough to make a wiki post about how to setup this … Continue reading

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Reverse Phone Lookup iGoogle Gadget

At Reverse Australia we like to encourage creativity. One of our developers decided to make this really cool gadget for iGoogle in his off time while he was experimenting with uses for our API. For those of you who don’t … Continue reading

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