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ip lookup remote real time return location to city level

Posted on 2012-03-15
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I have used a real tine lookup service for years to determine visitor location to country state city level based on ip address for my membership site.  I do a http request and it returns the locations. It is a paid service and I am willing to pay for this information so I can display appropriate mateial matching the visitors locations

The accurracy of this service had dropped.

Can anyone recommend a good subscription service - call real time, not load ips to my server

thanks
Ian
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http://www.geoio.com/

i use to use neo trace which was quite good for what I used to do.
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Also I need to be able to call it from coldfusion 8 thanks
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A lot of these service say only 60% accuracy to city level outside of USA  Both of the above performed poorly on some Austrlian IP's I tested on
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I found after looking at the others - many use isp data not accurate
The best is www.geobytes.com
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They have a better source for their data
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