Archive of: geocode
Have you ever wondered what Flickr does with all that geolocation data it gathers from our pictures (apart from pinning them to a map and working out the ratio of kittens to sunsets in a given area)? Well one of the things it does is is generate shapefiles of regional neighbourhoods to better work out where your picture was taken.
John beats Lycos and Google into submission with cURL (and tea no doubt), resulting in a working method to geocode Irish addresses.
Holy grail indeed, nice going Mr H.