Developer Events are fast becoming a preferred event for API companies to help promote their APIs, get developers together and build out some cool applications on their platform. We have numerous hackathons , Developer days, Online challenges that are currently on or planned in the near future. This blog post lists down some of them that you should plan on attending to meet up with fellow developers, learn more about your favorite API and hopefully win some prizes.
Our 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.
SAP announces their new mobile developer program. CBSSports.com 2012 Fantasy Football Challenge is accepting submissions. Plus: VC’s bet on API Tech Management, Sticher unveils API for the Connected Car and 17 New APIs.
This week we had 71 new APIs added to our API directory including a fantasy sports platform, restaurant menu and local business storefront API, web video dashboard, photo editing service, embedded search service and an application integration platform. We also covered a social media management tool adding its own API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.
Sure, Facebook filed for an IPO today, but it also provided developers some great guidance on using real-time features in the Facebook API. And while Bloomberg’s lead news story is the Facebook IPO, in the API world it’s probably more interesting to look at Bloomberg’s new open platform. Plus: why we can’t agree about REST, API-related job growth and a whopping 28 new APIs.