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.

47 New APIs: Quora, MapQuest and Google

Adam DuVander, January 16th, 2011

This week we had 39 new APIs added to our API directory including a Twitter advertising service, url shortening service, Google Buzz search engine, web telephony service and a Frisbee finding service. We wrote about several of these new APIs on the blog, including Quora quickly released Alpha API, Google’s URL Shortener and MapQuest’s OpenStreetMap mapping platform. Below is more detail on each of these 39 new APIs:

Life is Short, Summarize it with the HighlightCam API

Romin Irani, January 13th, 2011

HighlightCamVideo content is exploding over the web. It is likely that you have recorded a lot of files over the years and are looking at ways to summarize them into short capsules. Well, HighlightCam is such a service and they even have a HighlightCam API to go along with it.

Justin.tv API: Like Twitter for Live Video

Adam DuVander, August 11th, 2009

Justin.tvWhat are you doing? Now show me.

Live video startup Justin.tv has released a comprehensive API for consuming, organizing and creating content on its site. With it, the company hopes to be a platform for live video.

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