API Spotlight: Onehub, Ecobee, Ringadoc, and Converser APIs

Matthew Scott, June 22nd, 2013

ConverserOf the many APIs we published this week, ten were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those ten, which include the Converser API. The Converser API is a communication platform that brings businesses and developers in better contact with their customers and users. Functionality includes the creation of offers, polls, questions, and compensations to be sent to the customer at will. On top of this, real time tracking when users are actively using and application with the Converser API. To learn more about the Converser API visit the Converser site as well as the Converser API blog post.

Converser API: Hear It Straight From The Customer’s Mouth

Candice McMillan, June 17th, 2013

ConverserFor businesses and brands, the customer is king, and being able to know what makes consumers tick is a definite advantage. Converser makes this a possibility by enabling application owners to interact with their customers directly from within the app, getting a better understanding of their users and ultimately gaining the knowledge they need to maximise their appeal. Converser’s API is available to developers who want to integrate this functionality with other applications.

49 New APIs: New Google APIs, Google Reader Replacement and Movement Tracking

Wendell Santos, June 16th, 2013

This week we had 49 new APIs added to our API directory including a movement activity tracking application, online calendar service, cloud-based MySQL database, RSS reader service and image recognition service. We also covered an API to help keep crowdfunding safe and how to increase engagement with the Newsweaver API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

Today in APIs: Twitter Finally Kills v1, Parasoft’s API Testing Solution and 9 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, June 12th, 2013

Twitter retires v1 of its API and seals the demise of TweetDeck for iOS, Android and Adobe AIR. Parasoft announces a new tool designed to simplify API testing. Plus: location API service Locaid secures $4.05M, hackathon aims to develop solutions for education, and 9 new APIs.

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