node.js client for google places API
Google Places lib for node.js. Search, look up and autocomplete places via the Google Places API. This lib requires that you have a Google API key. For more infor on the API check out the Google Places API Docs
npm install google-places
var GooglePlaces = require'google-places';var places = 'YOUR_API_KEY';placessearchkeyword: 'Vermonster'console.log"search: " responseresults;placesdetailsreference: responseresults0referenceconsole.log"search details: " responseresultwebsite;// search details:;;placesautocompleteinput: 'Verm' types: "(cities)"console.log"autocomplete: " responsepredictions;varconsole.log"did you mean: " responseresultname;// did you mean: Vermont// did you mean: Vermont South// did you mean: Vermilion// did you mean: Vermillion;forvar index in responsepredictionsplacesdetailsreference: responsepredictionsindexreference success;;
Currently search, autocomplete and details are supported. I hope to add checkin soon.
To test simply install development dependencies and run:
vows test/* --spec
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