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.

22 New APIs: Freshmeat, Zatune, Social Search and Recommendation Service

Wendell Santos, June 26th, 2011

This week we had 22 new APIs added to our API directory including a social search and recommendation service, online accounting service, agile project management software, video game price comparison service, online appointment scheduling service, wine search service. In addition, we provided more in depth coverage of the Web’s largest index of open source applications. Below is more details on each of these new APIs.

Discover Amazing Open Source Code With the Freshmeat API

Allen Tipper, June 24th, 2011

FreshmeatIf you’re reading this, I probably don’t have to tell you about Freshmeat. This repository of open source code and projects has been around quite a while, and is used by a number of prominent projects. What you may not know, however, is that Freshmeat offers a well-designed Freshmeat API to help developers access the data on Freshmeat for any purpose that makes sense.

Follow the PW team on Twitter

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.