Search API Release Notes

Overview

This TomTom Release Notes page records the release date and version number with the additions, updates, deprecations, removals, and known issues associated with a product release. The release dates are in descending order starting with the most recent update.

Map release

Map data is released twice a week.

Release date: 2022.07.18

Removed

  • Low Bandwidth Search: End of support.

Release date: 2022.05.09

Added

All services

Release date: 2022.04.14

Added

Geocoding

  • Geocode: Response contains a new field `matchConfidence` for all result types.

Release date: 2021.03.05

Updated

Search

  • Fuzzy Search: Response object for geographies of type PostalCodeArea in the USA have a new field postalName, which represents the name for a postal code that is related to a single administrative area, city, town, or other populated place.
  • Fuzzy Search: The field freeFormAddress of PostalCodeArea in the USA will contain postalName.
  • Geometry Search: Response object for geographies of type PostalCodeArea in the USA have a new field postalName, which represents the name for a postal code that is related to a single administrative area, city, town, or other populated place.
  • Geometry Search: The field freeFormAddress of PostalCodeArea in the USA will contain postalName.

Geocoding

  • Geocode: Response object for geographies of type PostalCodeArea in the USA have a new field postalName, which represents the name for a postal code that is related to a single administrative area, city, town, or other populated place.
  • Geocode: The field freeFormAddress of PostalCodeArea in the USA will contain postalName.
  • Structured Geocode: Response object for geographies of type PostalCodeArea in the USA have a new field postalName, which represents the name for a postal code that is related to a single administrative area, city, town, or other populated place.
  • Structured Geocode: The field freeFormAddress of PostalCodeArea in the USA will contain postalName.

Reverse Geocoding

  • Reverse Geocode: Response object for geographies of type PostalCodeArea in the USA have a new field postalName, which represents the name for a postal code that is related to a single administrative area, city, town, or other populated place.
  • Reverse Geocode: The field freeFormAddress of PostalCodeArea in the USA will contain postalName.

Release date: 2021.02.16

Updated

Search

  • Fuzzy Search: Response `address` object has a new countrySubdivisionCode field in line with ISO 3166-2.
  • Geometry Search: Response `address` object has a new countrySubdivisionCode field in line with ISO 3166-2.

Geocoding

  • Geocode: Response `address` object has a new countrySubdivisionCode field in line with ISO 3166-2.
  • Structured Geocode: Response `address` object has a new countrySubdivisionCode field in line with ISO 3166-2.

Reverse Geocoding

  • Reverse Geocode: Response `address` object has a new countrySubdivisionCode field in line with ISO 3166-2.

Release date: 2021.01.20

Updated

Reverse Geocoding

  • Reverse Geocode: The amount of unnamed roads is reduced using more address entry points.

Removed

Autocomplete

  • Autocomplete: Results with low relevance are removed from the response.

Release date: 2021.01.07

Updated

Search

  • All endpoints: In USA, the LocalName is aligned with postal city/town names.

Geocoding

  • All endpoints: In USA, the LocalName is aligned with postal city/town names.

Reverse Geocoding

  • All endpoints: In USA, the LocalName is aligned with postal city/town names.

Place by ID

  • Place by ID: In USA, the LocalName is aligned with postal city/town names.

Release date: 2020.12.08

Updated

Search

  • Fuzzy Search: New entityTypeSet parameter that can be used to restrict the result to a specific entity type.
  • Geometry Search: New entityTypeSet parameter that can be used to restrict the result to a specific entity type.

Autocomplete

  • Autocomplete: Brands and categories are boosted according to popularity.

Geocoding

  • All endpoints: New entityTypeSet parameter that can be used to restrict the result to a specific entity type.

Release date: 2020.09.10

Updated

Search

  • Fuzzy Search: Add StreetName and HouseNumber information to data about EV charging stations.
  • Points of Interest Search: Add StreetName and HouseNumber information to data about EV charging stations.
  • Category Search: Add StreetName and HouseNumber information to data about EV charging stations.
  • Nearby Search: Add StreetName and HouseNumber information to data about EV charging stations.
  • Along Route Search: Add StreetName and HouseNumber information to data about EV charging stations.

Reverse Geocoding