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Introducing the Google Fit Developers’ community!
#googlefit   #googlefitdevs  

At Google I/O we announced Google Fit: an open platform for developers to more easily build fitness apps. Today we’re making a preview SDK available to developers so that you can familiarize yourself with the APIs and start building. Check out the blog post for more info: (http://googledevelopers.blogspot.com/2014/08/google-fit-preview-sdk-now-available.html)

Join this community to ask questions and share ideas about using the Google Fit Preview SDK.

Get started at http://developers.google.com/fit to set up your development environment, check out the API documentation, and view samples.

Start developing right now, and you can launch apps to the public when Google Fit launches on Android, Android Wear, and Web later this year.

The Google Fit team
Join the #GoogleFit Developers community: http://g.co/fitdevs
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Join the community to learn about and discuss the Google Fit Preview SDK.
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Google has a Rubik's Cube doodle today, and I solved it in the only way I know how.
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Another great data visualization map palette!

Edit: Oops... thought the direct link to recent styles was new.
 
Time for some new styles! Check out the latest ones at:
http://snazzymaps.com/?sort=recent 

Including this style: Clean Grey
http://snazzymaps.com/style/102/clean-grey
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Hi Paul,

Here's a gist of what we are trying to do.

We have some co-ordinate information (latitude and longitudes), and a bunch of annotations for these co-ordinates on the server. We want to embed a Google Map (or Google Earth) inside our web page, which shows these co-ordinates as balloons (or some icon) and annotate them with relevant information.

We have seen videos where this is done manually (copying the embed URL into our HTML page, or open a kml/kmz file in Google Earth etc), but we cannot have any manual step in between, as this is used by end users (clients) who cannot do this. We need to do this programmatically.

We want to what is the best way to go about doing this? Also, in the future we want to update the map dynamically with live data.

Thanks in advance.
 
Please share your suggestion to my mil id: kcprashanthc@gmail.com
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Adding the new Google Maps to your own website just got easier with the new #GoogleMaps Embed API (http://goo.gl/iKYgJC)!

Our friends at the Guggenheim (http://goo.gl/OxXVCE) and SFMOMA (http://goo.gl/KNcb13) are using the Google Maps Embed API to show the museums’ locations, allowing visitors to save the museum to Google Maps directly from the website. Visitors can now quickly plan their day and navigate to the museums by pulling up their saved places on any device with Google Maps. 

To get started, head over to our developers page (http://goo.gl/05miGI) and embed away!
Since we introduced the ability to embed the new Google Maps, a growing number of sites across the web have been helping their visitors visualize and remember places, using maps built for them. However, we know that many site...
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  • University of Michigan
    Technical Lead, BioMedical Informaticist
  • Michigan State University
    Research Assistant, Bioinformatics
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    Bioinformatics, 2006 - 2009
  • Michigan State University
    Computer Science and Engineering, 1994 - 1999
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