Thanks for the update on this. I finally finished my mashup just to get it up and was about ready to dig into how to use the datatables. You just saved me a ton of time! Hopefully your paging and sorting also provides the search feature too which is most vital.
1. Yes, I have to add the address to make it work.
3. So it wasn’t a stupid question. 🙂 That would be really useful especially if I have modified the Infowindow with links and such, and not requiring the user to cut and paste all that information to recreate the POI again.