Geonames

Geonames has many high quality services listed here: http://www.geonames.org/export/ws-overview.html List cities in boundingbox (press cities button): http://bbox.me/bbox.html?id=70 List placename at center (press placename button): http://bbox.me/bbox.html?id=71 List weather at center: http://bbox.me/bbox.html?id=72 (press weather) And lastely the coolest. Throw a boundingbox at wikipedia and return the articles (press wiki.me): http://bbox.me/bbox.html?id=73 (press wiki.me)

Earth tools

These services can return local time and heights (and much more). Check out the homepage at: http://www.earthtools.org/ . Height-information : http://bbox.me/bbox.html?id=68 Local time information: http://bbox.me/bbox.html?id=67

Searching in bbox.me

Bbox.me can be started in different ways. If You hit the default link, http://bbox.me/bbox.html, a default bbox will be selected. You can also start up with a bbox by referring to the ID: http://bbox.me/bbox.html?id=32 Either way bbox.me will zoom into the bbox and start in searchmode like this: If You enter a placename Geonames Web-services…Continue reading Searching in bbox.me