Local Search Engine Locu Will Debut API At TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco Hackathon This Weekend

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http://techcrunch.com – Locu, an app that makes it easy for restaurants to update their menus, will debut its public API at the TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco Hackathon tomorrow. The API will provide access to much more the menus of Locu’s existing users — it’s a full blown local search engine. One of the primary features of the API is the ability to pull menu, pricing and hours of operation info from local restaurants. For example, you could find the average price of a veggie burrito in your city, or all the restaurants open after 10pm. It could be used to power location based recommendation engi (IT news)