47 Hotel APIs: Hotelston, Planyo and Travelocity

Matthew Scott, November 25th, 2013

HotelsCombinedOur API directory now includes 47 hotel APIs. The newest is the Outpost.Travel Public API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the HotelsCombined API. We list 18 HotelsCombined mashups.


Best New Mashups: Travel Mashups Featuring Google Maps, HotelsCombined and Panoramio

Wendell Santos, July 5th, 2013

Google MapsSummer is in full swing and that means vacation time for many of us. Planning the logistics of a vacation can be a chore sometimes so this week we are presenting a few mashups to help you out. Whether it’s finding the right hotel, picking out tropical resorts or checking the road conditions these mashups have got you covered. Read below for more details.


44 APIs Used in 7 Days: Google Maps, Yandex, and HotelsCombined

Kevin Sundstrom, April 14th, 2013

This past week 10 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 44 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include 4Shared, Allociné Movie, AOL Pictures, Bing Maps Search, Blinkx, car2go, ChannelAdvisor, Endicia Label Server, NetSuite, Petfinder, SPEEDY Express Delivery Services, UKMail, Yahoo Mail and Yandex. The most often used APIs this week are Australia Post, Google Maps and HotelsCombined. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Search (7 APIs, 7 mashups), Shipping (7 APIs, 7 mashups) and Mapping (5 APIs, 6 mashups).


15 APIs Used in 7 Days: TripIt, Facebook Graph and Foursquare

Wendell Santos, September 8th, 2012

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 15 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include EveryTrail, NOAA Climate Data Online and Yipit. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, NOAA Climate Data Online and TripIt. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Travel (3 APIs, 3 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Mapping (2 APIs, 5 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


50 APIs Used in 7 Days: Last.fm, Foursquare and Dropbox

Wendell Santos, June 30th, 2012

This past week 8 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 50 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Acapela, APIfy, AuthorityLabs Account, AuthorityLabs Partner, Boxcar, Buffer, Diigo, Google Sites , Gravatar, Instapaper, Pinboard, Plurk, Pocket, Posterous, Readability , Scoop.it, Svpply, Weather Central, WordPress.com, Yammer and Zootool. The most often used APIs this week are Last.fm, Twitter and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (9 APIs, 10 mashups), Bookmarks (6 APIs, 6 mashups) and Internet (5 APIs, 5 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Best New Mashups: Games Mashups Using Google Maps, Twilio and AMEE

Wendell Santos, May 11th, 2012

Google MapsOften we like to highlight mashups that offer useful features such as searching for a new house, planning a vacation or saving on energy costs. Sometimes though, it’s nice to use a mashup for no other reason than it is fun. Today we’ll look at several gaming mashups that allow users to take a quiz, conduct a treasure hunt and even modify Minecraft.


Best New Mashups: Travel Search Mashups Using HotelsCombined and Twitter

Wendell Santos, April 27th, 2012

As spring kicks into full gear and brings better weather, we can start thinking of excuses to get away for a quick vacation. The process of finding a place to visit, searching for a hotel and a reasonably priced flight however can be a painful one to many. Luckily, the ProgrammableWeb directory has a number [...]


17 APIs Used in 7 Days: Nexmo, CloudMine and Scribd

Wendell Santos, April 14th, 2012

This past week 11 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 17 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Amazon DynamoDB, CloudMine, Google Safe Browsing, iRail, MyWot, PhishTank, PubNub and PubNub JavaScript Push. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, HotelsCombined and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Messaging (3 APIs, 3 mashups), Security (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Social (2 APIs, 6 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


26 APIs Used in 7 Days: Pinterest, iTunes and Vimeo

Wendell Santos, April 7th, 2012

This past week 13 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 26 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Airbrake , Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon SNS, iSpeech Automated Speech Recognition, iTunes & App Store Search, MongoLab, New Relic, Pinterest and Planning Center. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, HotelsCombined and Seatwave. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Database (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Tools (4 APIs, 4 mashups) and Social (3 APIs, 4 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


25 APIs Used in 7 Days: Twitter, Rovi and Seatwave

Wendell Santos, March 24th, 2012

This past week 11 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 25 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include 7digital, Cloudmade Leaflet, Data.gov.uk, Genability, Readmill and UK Street Level Crime. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and Seatwave. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (4 APIs, 7 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 5 mashups) and Music (3 APIs, 4 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


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