Developers Invited to Participate in First-Ever Public HACKTIVE Hackathon

Janet Wagner, August 13th, 2013

ACTIVE NetworkACTIVE Network, a leading provider of activity and participant management solutions, has announced that the company is inviting developers to participate in the first-ever “HACKTIVE” public hackathon. The 24-Hour hackathon will take place Saturday, September 21 – Sunday, September 22 in San Diego, California and awards will be given to developers for creating the best applications using ACTIVE Network APIs.


Today in APIs: Facebook Guards Friend Graph and the Plancast API Open

Greg Bates, March 18th, 2013

FacebookFacebook to MessageMe: Unfriend Graph. Plancast API open to Developers. Plus: Plixi Photo Sharing API to be shut down and M2M enterprise and the importance of APIs.


Today in APIs: Google Glass Hackathons, Venueseen Campaigns API, and 10 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, January 16th, 2013

Venueseen announced it’s Campaigns API, a tool for bolstering visual marketing capabilities. Google has scheduled two Hackathons for Google Glass developers. Plus: Is the API landscape broken, CouchCachet wins best App, and 10 New APIs.


8 APIs Used in 7 Days: Foursquare, Instagram and FlightStats

Wendell Santos, December 8th, 2012

This past week 5 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 8 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Cicero, FlightStats, FlightView, Sports Data and Sports Power. The most often used APIs this week are Cicero, FlightStats and FlightView. And [...]


Today in APIs: Facebook Enables Groups for Games, Kekanto’s There’s a Map for That and 20 New APIs

Greg Bates, November 16th, 2012

FacebookFacebook allows groups to be formed in a new and interesting way. Kekanto reveals Brazilian local search with Google Maps. Plus: Winners of Google Analytics Hackathon, get paid via the Active.com Campgrounds API, and 20 new APIs.


Today in APIs: FlightStats Goes Multilingual, API Strategy Conference Rescheduled and 13 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, November 14th, 2012

FlightStatsFlightStats is starting by adding Simplified Chinese, but it won’t end there. The API Strategy Conference has been Rescheduled for February 2013. Plus: MongoDB company announces strategic investment from Intel Capital and Red Hat, Active points to new related APIs in ProgrammableWeb, and 13 new APIs.


91 Sports APIs: FanFeedr, Seatwave and ESPN

Wendell Santos, August 1st, 2012

FanFeedr Sports NewsOur API directory now includes 91 sports APIs. The newest is the Fanatix API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the FanFeedr Sports News API. We list 13 FanFeedr Sports News mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of sports APIs.


Startup Makes MTV From YouTube and Radio Playlists

Adam DuVander, July 16th, 2012

YouTubeVadio is building a business off the YouTube API. The company also has its own technology for translating a list of songs into music video playlists no matter where the videos are stored. Vadio has already seen interest from radio stations, because the product is more appealing than simple audio and increases listener engagement.


373 Telephony APIs: Twilio, Skype and Tropo

Wendell Santos, June 19th, 2012

TwilioOur API directory now includes 373 telephony APIs. The newest is the ClickMeeting API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Twilio API. We list 343 Twilio mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of telephony APIs.


93 Events APIs: Eventful, Upcoming, Google Calendar

Wendell Santos, May 1st, 2012

EventfulOur API directory now includes 93 events APIs. The newest is the Eventility API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Eventful API. We list 46 Eventful mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of events APIs.


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