As we put a bow on 2011 and welcome 2012, it’s a good time to reflect on what has been a year of tremendous growth for ProgrammableWeb. We now list over 4,700 APIs and 6,300 mashups in our directory. Our team continues to grow in order to bring you all of this new content along with the latest news and trends about the web as a platform. All of this is made possible by our sponsors and partners. We take this time to say thank you and offer you this chance to learn more about the companies that make our site possible.
Mashery: Launching and running a successful API is harder than it looks and Mashery’s on-demand API services can help you get there more quickly, with lower costs and better results. See what Expedia, Best Buy and the New York Times already know.
PayPal: PayPal offers a suite of Invoicing APIs to help merchants, developers, and business solution providers automate their processes including the creation, delivery, tracking, and reconciliation of invoices with an integrated payments solution.
Vantiv: Vantiv is a leading integrated provider of payment processing strategies and solutions for businesses and financial institutions. Find out how Vantiv Solution Builder provides core payment integration tools and additional resources that add value to the payment workflow.
Twilio: Telephone applications are now easy to create thanks to Twilio’s simple API. And every week it proves this by giving away a netbook to a developer who created the winning entry in its ongoing developer contest.
Viadeo: Viadeo is a professional social network service that lets members keep lists of business partners, which they can use to stay in touch, use or help each other to find new job and business opportunities. Use the Viadeo API to create personlized, social and relevant user experiences on your site.
3scale – Provides a plug & play, self-service API management solution enabling you to launch, manage and grow your API business without any hassle or unexpected surprises.
Rovi – Rovi provides guidance technology, entertainment data, content protection and content networking technology for digital entertainment devices and services. The Rovi Cloud Services platform, a suite of entertainment web services, enables the rapid creation of innovative new products, services and applications for the connected consumer. Enter the Rovi Challenge for a chance to win an iPad2.