News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

PPI Framework Blog:
Tutorial GeoLocation with FourSquare and Google Maps
January 28, 2013 @ 13:06:28

On the PPI framework blog there's a recent post showing how to use the framework to create geolocation functionality via an interface with FourSquare and Google Maps.

In this article, we're going to learn how to work with the framework as a whole by writing a real-world application: making a module, controller, routes, templates (views) and services. In order to achieve this we are will use the Foursquare API, and APC for caching the API lookups. We will plot venues from Foursquare in Google Maps for display.

They help you set up a skeleton application and start on creating the "Foursquare Module" along with its controller and views. There's Javascript code included to use the Google Maps functionality and a simple class to work with the FourSquare API to get nearby venues. In the end, you'll have a basic application that maps out the points automatically.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
geolocation foursquare googlemaps tutorial ppiframework


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

PHPBuilder.com: Back to Basics: Managing PHP Configuration php.ini Directives

WebCheatSheet.com: PHP: Dynamic Image Generation

SitePoint PHP Blog: How to Dynamically Localize TinyMCE

WeberDev.com: User Authentication With patUser (Part 1)

Chris Roane's Blog: Advanced PHP Form Validation


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


symfony series api release tips opinion language list install voicesoftheelephpant interview bugfix introduction deployment community laravel package podcast framework library

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework