113 Application APIs: API O Mat, Contentful and Ratchet

Matthew Scott, December 18th, 2013

AngularJSOur API directory now includes 113 application APIs. The newest is the Wurl API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Angularjs API. We list 1 Angularjs mashup. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of application APIs.

AppDirect to Build Out Application Integration Services in the Cloud

Michael Vizard, December 12th, 2013

AppDirectOne of the most efficient routes to market for any developer is through an application store that is used by a lot of other applications. For that reason there’s naturally a lot of interest in the AppStore from Apple, GooglePlay or app stores associated with specific cloud computing platform such as Salesforce.com. Essentially, all of these function as central points of application distribution.

Today in APIs: AppDirect CEO on Implications of API Economy, NationBuilder Launches API, and 3 New APIs

Greg Bates, October 10th, 2013

AppDirectAppDirect co-CEO and the implications of the API economy. NationBuilder launches API. Plus: Firefix OS Moves to 1.1, KantanMT releases machine translation API 2.0, and 3 new APIs.

API Spotlight: Diffbot, Call Loop, and NFL Data.com APIs

Matthew Scott, August 3rd, 2013

StatusPageOf the many APIs we published this week, thirteen were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those thirtenn, which include the StatusPage API.  The StatusPage API provides developers with a solution to customer communication when their site or application is experiencing downtime. Specifically, it provides notification tools (email and SMS), downtime monitoring, insight into performance metrics, and customer customization. To learn more about the StatusPage API visit the StatusPage site as well as the StatusPage API blog post.

AppDirect Launches Series of Marketplace APIs

Eric Carter, August 1st, 2013

AppDirectAppDirect, cloud service marketplace and management platform, has launched a series of APIs that opens the doors to its entire AppDirect platform. The result of the APIs allows any service provider that desires to open an app marketplace to rely on AppDirect for all of the back-end heavy lifting, so the marketplace developer can concentrate on a customized front-end and end user experience. From sign-on to billing, AppDirect’s entire platform can now drive third party marketplaces.

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.

Today in APIs: Foursquare Maps, Topsy in Russia and 21 New APIs

Adam DuVander, February 29th, 2012

foursquareFoursquare has embraced the open maps movement. Russia’s biggest search engine integrates with the Topsy API. Plus: Disqus comments available in Gnip, Microsoft launches its own Webmaster Tools API and 21 new APIs.

31 New APIs: Google Tasks, Website Screenshots and MapQuest Static Maps

Adam DuVander, May 15th, 2011

This week we had 31 new APIs added to our API directory including a music festival data lookup service, online collectibles marketplace, cloud based document conversion service, online payment processing service, text messaging service, content curation platform and electric vehicle charging point database. Additionally, we covered in more details location-aware gaming platform and Google’s to-do service’s API. Below is more details on each of these 31 new APIs.

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