30 APIs Used in 7 Days: LinkedIn, CloudMine and Wikipedia

Wendell Santos, February 4th, 2012

This past week 19 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 30 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Clicky, CloudMine, Ergast, Idescat, Library of Congress Prints & Photographs, PubNub JavaScript Push, SHOUTcast Radio and Teambox. The most often used APIs this week are DonorsChoose, Google Maps and LinkedIn. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Music (6 APIs, 6 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Internet (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Bestalia

BBC BBC used in Now Playing on BBC Radio

BBC Music BBC Music used in Now Playing on BBC Radio

Bit.ly Bit.ly used in QuickResu.me

Clicky Clicky used in QuickResu.me

CloudMine CloudMine used in Real time simple SMS Voting App

DonorsChoose DonorsChoose used in Cash4Books.net, EveryBlock classroom fundraisers, NCAA Fund the Future

eBay eBay used in Bestalia

Echo Nest Echo Nest used in Now Playing on BBC Radio

Ergast Ergast used in More Than F1

Facebook Graph Facebook Graph used in Now Playing on BBC Radio

Google Chart Google Chart used in Color Hexa

Google Earth Google Earth used in Golf Guide

Google Fusion Tables Google Fusion Tables used in Golf Guide

Google Maps Google Maps used in Golf Guide, New York Metro Card Usage, Rome 2 Rio

HotelsCombined HotelsCombined used in Rome 2 Rio

Idescat Idescat used in PobQuiz

Last.fm Last.fm used in Now Playing on BBC Radio

Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Library of Congress Prints & Photographs used in LOCPix

LinkedIn LinkedIn used in QuickResu.me

MusicBrainz MusicBrainz used in Now Playing on BBC Radio

Nexmo Wholesale SMS Nexmo Wholesale SMS used in Real time simple SMS Voting App

PubNub JavaScript Push PubNub JavaScript Push used in Real time simple SMS Voting App

Rovi Cloud Services Rovi Cloud Services used in TotalGuide G2

SHOUTcast Radio SHOUTcast Radio used in SHOUTcast D.N.A.S. Status

Songkick Songkick used in Now Playing on BBC Radio

Teambox Teambox used in TodoToday for Teambox

Twitter Twitter used in Observatorio de marcas en twitter (España)

Wikipedia Wikipedia used in Time Machine

YouTube YouTube used in Time Machine

Mashups of the day:
And each day there is one mashup selected to be Mashup of the Day. Here are last week’s winners:

 Color Hexa

 EveryBlock classroom fundraisers

 LOCPix

 Now Playing on BBC Radio

 QuickResu.me

 Time Machine

 TodoToday for Teambox

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One Response to “30 APIs Used in 7 Days: LinkedIn, CloudMine and Wikipedia”

April 30th, 2012
at 2:41 pm
Comment by: Janai

That’s a well-thought-out aenswr to a challenging question

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