531 Reference APIs: GeoNames, Wikipedia and CrunchBase

Wendell Santos, July 31st, 2013

GeoNamesOur API directory now includes 531 reference APIs. The newest is the CanLII API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the GeoNames API. We list 88 GeoNames mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of reference APIs.

API Spotlight: Vegan Drinks, A New Way to Learn About DNA, and an API to Monetize Email.

Matthew Scott, September 21st, 2012

Of the many APIs we published this week, eight were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those eight, which included the up and coming Intuit API. In a nutshell, Intuit will be opening an API to its financial data service in the US and Canada.

How Vegan Is Your Booze? Barnivore Gets The Answers

Candice McMillan, September 17th, 2012

BarnivoreAnimal products may not be the first things that come to mind when thinking of your favorite alcoholic drink, but research shows that some brewmasters, distillers and winemakers may be including them in the filtration process or even in the products themselves. Barnivore is a vegan alcohol directory that provides a list of alcoholic beverages that are 100% vegan friendly. The company provides the Barnivore API that makes this data available.

88 New APIs: App.net, MasterCard and Locu

Wendell Santos, September 16th, 2012
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This week we had 88 new APIs added to our API directory including a social network and social feed service, voice and text broadcasting solutions, credit card account validation service, menu management and venue location service and social media analytics. Additionally we covered Beeminder’s API keeping goal setters on track, and how the HeiaHeia API brings workout tracking into the corporate world. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

Today In APIs : Intuit Opens up API, Recognizing Developers, Killer Mashup Ideas and 20 New APIs

Romin Irani, September 11th, 2012

Xero Tap into Intuit’s Financial Data Service. Xero API to recognize Top developer. Plus: A FastCompany article provides great Mashup ideas, Dutch Parliament Opens Treasure Trove of Data, GENFuzion Developer Challenge, and 20 new APIs.

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