Places (Search) API Developer's Guide

Deprecation Notes

Places (Search) API is in maintenance, the following parameters and entrypoints are deprecated:
  • Deprecated parameters:
Parameter Entrypoint Status Impact Deprecation Time
recd Autosuggest, Search deprecated The distance calculation reported by search will not reflect the implied search center of the query when recd is set to true. The parameter will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
at=lat,lon;cgen=gps|sgps;[;u=\d+] Autosuggest, Search, Browse deprecated The "cgen" and "u" parameters are deprecated. Use of these parameters does not affect Search behavior. These parameters will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
urgency Autosuggest, Search, Browse deprecated The parameter will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
x-mapversion All endpoints deprecated The parameter will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
x-mobility-mode=[walk|bicycle] All endpoints deprecated

x-mobility-mode=walk and x-mobility mode=bicycle are deprecated. The parameter with these values will be passed through the API without error message.

Note that in HLS Search (Places API) use of these values did not alter system behavior.

30 September 2022
x-vin All endpoints deprecated The parameter will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
asr Search deprecated The parameter will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
image_dimensions Search, Browse, Explore deprecated The parameter will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
show_content=[wikipedia|fuel] Search, Browse, Explore deprecated The show_content = wikipedia and show_content=fuel parameters are deprecated. The parameter will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
teasers Search, Browse, Explore deprecated The parameter will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
show_refs=[facebook|venues] Search, Browse, Explore deprecated show_refs=facebook and show_refs=venues are deprecated. The parameter with these values will be passed through the API without error message. 30 September 2022
  • Deprecated entrypoints:
Entrypoint URI Status Alternative Entrypoint Deprecation Time
Actions /actions deprecated NA 30 September 2022
Around /discover/around deprecated Browse 30 September 2022
Browse by Corridor /browse/by-corridor deprecated Browse 30 September 2022
Browse-Pt-Stops /browse/pt-stops deprecated NA 30 September 2022
Corridor Shortener /browse/by-corridor/short deprecated Browse 30 September 2022
Here /discover/here deprecated Explore 30 September 2022
Tiles /tiles deprecated NA 30 September 2022
  • Deprecated response attributes:
Attribute Status Impact Deprecation Time
averageRating deprecated The response will continue to be provided with a 0.0 value. 30 September 2022
tags deprecated

The response will continue to be provided with a null value.

Note that Cuisine tags continue to be supported

30 September 2022

Places:

Extended Attributes

deprecated The response will continue to be provided with a null value. 30 September 2022
Place-details: Images deprecated The response will continue to be provided with a null value. 30 September 2022
Place-details: Rating deprecated The response will continue to be provided with a null value. 30 September 2022
Place-details: Review deprecated The response will continue to be provided with a null value. 30 September 2022