20 APIs Used in 7 Days: Weather Underground, eBay and GitHub

Wendell Santos, April 21st, 2012

This past week 13 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 20 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Aden Forshaw's The Cat, Blogama (IPInfoDB), CrowdFlower, eBay Finding, eBay Merchandising, eBay Shopping, Google Cloud Print, Google Prediction, Plunker, TheTVDB.com and Weather Underground (Wunderground). The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Twitter and Weather Underground (Wunderground). And the most commonly used types of APIs were Tools (3 APIs, 4 mashups), Shopping (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Social (2 APIs, 4 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Aden Forshaw's The Cat Aden Forshaw's The Cat used in Every Day is CATurday

Amazon Marketplace Web Service Amazon Marketplace Web Service used in What Book Should I Read

Blogama (IPInfoDB) Blogama (IPInfoDB) used in WatchCount.com

CrowdFlower CrowdFlower used in Weather Sentiment Prediction

eBay eBay used in WatchCount.com

eBay Finding eBay Finding used in WatchCount.com

eBay Merchandising eBay Merchandising used in WatchCount.com

eBay Shopping eBay Shopping used in WatchCount.com

Facebook Facebook used in kakao2 is weather map

GitHub GitHub used in GitHub Watches, Plunker editor

Google Cloud Print Google Cloud Print used in kakao2 is weather map

Google Maps Google Maps used in 14 Sundials in Oxford, England, Flowd, kakao2 is weather map, Weather Sentiment Prediction

Google Prediction Google Prediction used in Weather Sentiment Prediction

Last.fm Last.fm used in Hycke, Last.fm top tracks chart generator

Plunker Plunker used in Plunker editor

TheTVDB.com TheTVDB.com used in Hycke

Twilio Twilio used in Canadian Thor

Twitter Twitter used in Flowd, kakao2 is weather map, Weather Sentiment Prediction

Weather Underground (Wunderground) Weather Underground (Wunderground) used in Canadian Thor, Local weather observations & forecast

YouTube YouTube used in Last.fm top tracks chart generator

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

 Canadian Thor

 Every Day is CATurday

 Hycke

 kakao2 is weather map

 Last.fm top tracks chart generator

 WatchCount.com

 Weather Sentiment Prediction

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