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.


52 Movies APIs: Rovi, Rotten Tomatoes and Internet Video Archive

Wendell Santos, January 22nd, 2013

Rovi Cloud ServicesOur API directory now includes 52 movies APIs. The newest is the Tribune Media Services OnConnect API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Rovi Cloud Services API. We list 11 Rovi Cloud Services mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of movies 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.


270 Video APIs: YouTube, Flickr and Skype

Wendell Santos, September 26th, 2012

YouTubeOur API directory now includes 270 video APIs. The newest is the WorldStream TV API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the YouTube API. We list 645 YouTube mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of video APIs.


50 Television APIs: BBC, Dailymotion and Justin.tv

Wendell Santos, September 11th, 2012

BBCOur API directory now includes 50 television APIs. The newest is the Fliqz API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the BBC API. We list 28 BBC mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of television APIs.


Best New Mashups: Music Search and Discovery Mashups Featuring YouTube, SoundCloud and SpotifyMetadata

Wendell Santos, May 18th, 2012

SoundCloudWhen it comes to mashups submitted to our directory, those helping users search for and discover new music consistently rank among the most popular. The number and variety of music services including metadata, social and streaming continues to grow and give developers more tools with which to build their apps. The list below includes some of the recent mashups of note.


21 APIs Used in 7 Days: Bing, Genability and SoundCloud

Wendell Santos, March 17th, 2012

This past week 11 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 21 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include OneLogin, Ordr.in, #blue, AddThis Services, Bol.com , Dailymotion, Genability, NYC Open Data and Wolfram Alpha . The most often used APIs this week are Genability, Google App Engine and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (2 APIs, 2 mashups), Internet (2 APIs, 2 mashups) and Video (2 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Best New Mashups: The Latest Flickr Mashups

Wendell Santos, February 10th, 2012

FlickrThis week’s look at the newest and best mashups will focus on one of the most popular APIs, Flickr. With nearly 600 mashups, Flickr is the fourth most used API in our directory. Each of the mashups below have been added since November and make good use of Flickr.


42 APIs Used in 7 Days: Twitter, Bandcamp, Klout

Wendell Santos, January 21st, 2012

This past week 17 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 42 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include 7digital, Bandcamp, Bol.com , Dailymotion, deviantART, Facebook Ads, Facebook Chat, Facebook Credits, Issuu Search, Mapfluence, NOAA ERDDAP, Ohloh, PhotoShelter, Stack Overflow, Urban Mapping Mapfluence, Urban Mapping Neighborhoods and Zenfolio. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Twitter and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Photos (9 APIs, 16 mashups), Mapping (7 APIs, 11 mashups) and Social (7 APIs, 10 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Facebook Partners: At Least 15 Have APIs

Adam DuVander, January 19th, 2012

FacebookWhen Facebook announced its timeline partners yesterday, there were many familiar names on the list. Some were especially familiar to us because, in addition to now adding their “actions” to Facebook, they also provide APIs to access data created by their users.


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