PW Interview Simon Chan PredictionIO

Ajay Ohri, November 5th, 2013

We have covered Machine Learning APIs before, including BigML.com, Algorithms.io and others. We now continuing the series in an interview with Simon Chan of Prediction.io which aims to further bring machine learning closer to the common man, in an easier interface. PredictionIO is an open source machine learning server for software developers to create predictive features, such as personalization, recommendation and content discovery.


105 Entertainment APIs: Rovi, Dailymotion and Sony Online Entertainment

Wendell Santos, June 25th, 2013

Rovi Cloud ServicesOur API directory now includes 105 entertainment APIs. The newest is the Boxfish API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Rovi Cloud Services API. We list 10 Rovi Cloud Services mashups. The Rovi Cloud Services API was also our most popular movies API. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of entertainment APIs.


945 Social APIs: Twitter, Facebook and Delicious

Wendell Santos, January 16th, 2013

TwitterOur API directory now includes 945 social APIs. The newest is the SmartBots API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Twitter API. We list [num] Twitter mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of social APIs.


Play With Clay.io

Garrett Wilkin, October 26th, 2012

Clay.ioI just had a lot of fun reviewing the Clay.io HTML 5 games site.  Of course as part of my due diligence I had to actually play some of the games on the site.  Just part of the job, right?  I’ve been interested in this HTML5 app / game thing for a bit, and that’s what Clay.io is all about.  Clay.io has a clear value offering to developers and a simple revenue stream: provide a javascript API to developers and take a 20% cut of any revenue generated by the game.


50 Backend APIs: CloudMine, Mydigitalstructure and QuickBlox

Wendell Santos, October 17th, 2012

CloudMineOur API directory now includes 50 backend APIs. The newest is the CloudBees API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the CloudMine API. We list two CloudMine mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of backend APIs.


99 New APIs: Washington Post, Microsoft, Red Hat, 7-Eleven

Adam DuVander, September 2nd, 2012
Comments (15)

This week we had 99 new APIs added to our API directory including a global donations platform, Magic: The Gathering card price ticker, SMS text messaging service, charity and fundraising platform, time tracking service and bike sharing serviceBelow is more details on each of these new APIs.


Today in APIs: Rackspace Buys an API, Walgreens Dogfoods and 7 New APIs

Adam DuVander, August 28th, 2012

MailgunHosting company Rackspace has acquired the Mailgun API as another tool in its infrastructure arsenal. Walgreens launched a Facebook app using its photo department API. Plus: Twitter API changes ripple to the users, Craigslist testing maps and 7 new APIs.


Follow the PW team on Twitter

ProgrammableWeb
APIs, mashups and code. Because the world's your programmable oyster.

John Musser
Founder, ProgrammableWeb

Adam DuVander
Executive Editor, ProgrammableWeb. Author, Map Scripting 101. Lover, APIs.