40 Identity APIs: Animetrics, Instantor and Qwerly

Matthew Scott, January 2nd, 2014

Google OpenIDOur API directory now includes 40 identity APIs. The newest is the Instantor API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Google OpenID API. We list 10 Google OpenID mashups.


API Spotlight: IDLight, Purlem, and Covert Tracking with GPSit

Matthew Scott, January 18th, 2013

XchangeonlineOf the many APIs we published this week, fifteen were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those fifteen, which included the The Xchangeonline API. The Xchangeonline API is a tool that provides developers with currency conversion and rounding functionalities that can be integrated into their applications. Developers simply request the URL, specifying the desired function, the amount, the current currency, the desired currency, and of course their API key. The service can convert between 100 different currencies worldwide with the option of more currencies given a more expensive plan.


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.


Find Out Who’s Who With Indie Identity Service IDLight API

Garrett Wilkin, January 14th, 2013

IDlightAn email address can be the key to an online identity, and that’s just what IDLight is using in its identity lookup API.  By supplying either an email address or a URL to the IDLight API you could be turning the key to unlock a swath of identity information.


39 New APIs: USPS Merchant Returns, Beddit and VitaDock

Wendell Santos, December 30th, 2012

This week we had 39 new APIs added to our API directory including a mapping and location-aware data service, sleep monitoring service, health monitoring service, public identity lookup service, and postal return shipping service. Additionally we covered an API that helps simplify software localization. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


Today In APIs: Google Tracking Users Offline, Google Maps of the Year and 16 New APIs

Wendell Santos, December 21st, 2012

Google DriveGoogle’s new API links users’ online activity with what they do in the real world. The best Google Maps of 2012. Plus: The AWS Data Pipeline now available to all and 16 new APIs.


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