This week we had 13 new APIs added to our API directory including a social spending service, content sharing service, smartphone setting dection service and social movie review service. Below is more details on each of these new APIs.
Blippy API: Blippy is a service to selectively share your purchases with friends. The API allows access via OAuth to much of the data available so developers can create tools based on user spending. See our full coverage, Blippy Opens Up Social Spending with New API.
CinchCast API: Share audio, text and photo updates using your phone or computer. The API provides access to the read and write features of Cinch. Your content creations can then be shared through Facebook, Twitter and more.
CyberSource Simple API: CyberSource helps you accept payments on your website. The service supports payments by credit card, electronic check and PayPal. There are several methods that can be used and developer kits in a number of languages.
Mombo API: Mines Twitter for movie-related tweets and attempts to determine the sentiment. Provides methods to search movies, find lists of the most popular and retrieve details, including tweets, about the movie. We also covered Mombo on the blog this week.
ParkWhiz API: The ParkWhiz API gives developers access all of ParkWhiz’s real-time parking and event data in major US cities and around sports venues. The API features a RESTful interface and returns data via the JSON format. Calls are limited to 1000 a day and are authorized via an API Key.
Put.io API: The Put.io API offers a storage service that fetches media files and lets you stream them immediately. It features a library in Python via the JSON protocol.
QuickFuse API: QuickFuse is a unique voice application editor and platform that’s controlled from a web browser. Voice applications built on the QuickFuse platform are assembled by “snapping together” components from a library of visual application models that cover the requirements of IVR, messaging, telephony applications and data management.
Topsy API: Topsy is a Twitter search engine, ranking links, photos and tweets by the number–and quality–of retweets they receive. API provides search results and additional data, such as author influence. We wrote about Topsy this week and how it is Twitter Search Without an Expiration.
WinTheTrophy API: WinTheTrophy offers developers their BetBot API which gives access to making sports bets. The API features a RESTful protocol and returns data via the JSON and XML formats.
WMATA API: Provides access to Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority transparent data sets, including information about stations and lines. Provides arrival time estimates and incident information–from the same source that drives the public information displays in stations. Find out more in our blog post about DC Metro’s API.