Today in APIs: ownCloud Launches Enterprise 6, and 5 New APIs

Greg Bates, March 11th, 2014

ownCloud launches enterprise 6, new APIs to keep IT in control of data. Google to launch an SDK for Android wearables in two weeks. Plus: changing the world one API at a time, launches an API, and 5 new APIs.

54 Calendar APIs: Eventful, Google Calendar and

Wendell Santos, May 8th, 2013

EventfulOur API directory now includes 54 calendar APIs. The newest is the InfoPark Web Calendar API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Eventful API. We list 47 Eventful mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of calendar APIs.

API Spotlight: O*net, Refill, and the ParkMe API

Matthew Scott, February 8th, 2013

ParkMeOf the many APIs we published this week, ten were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those ten, which included the ParkMe API. ParkMe utilizes heat mapping to help users find empty parking spots in busy cities. For cold/blue heat signatures mean less activity where as red/hot means more activity. Depending on the area, these colors could mean open or taken spots. The ParkMe API simply allows developers to integrate the ParkMe functionality with their applications.

The Jive APIs: Social Intranet For Business and Customers

Greg Bates, February 7th, 2013

JiveJive is bringing the social intranet to business and has Javascript and REST APIs. Think Facebook for internal corporate connectivity. Among its many enhancements that “Jive turns your company into an engine of innovation. It breaks down silos, makes it much easier for people to connect and share insights, and ensures that the best ideas rise to the top.”

50 New APIs:, PayOnDelivery and Pheed

Kevin Sundstrom, February 3rd, 2013

This week we had 50 new APIs added to our API directory including a mobile application advertising and monetization service, a webrtc video and audio services, a shipment tracking and notification service, an indoor mapping and commerce platform, a mobile application backend service, an unofficial transformice leaderboard and an online store for custom device covers. We also covered an API that changes the way payment processing works. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

Today In APIs: Twitter May Release Advertising API, Facebook Cuts Off Twitter’s Vine, and 4 New APIs

Greg Bates, January 28th, 2013

TwitterTwitter is prepping to release an API for advertising. Facebook Cuts Off Friend-Finding Access to Vine. Plus: Mag+ announces contest, the next generation of API discovery, and 4 new APIs.

API Jobs from Salesforce, Jive, IFTTT and Chegg

John Sheehan, August 24th, 2012

API JobsFor this week’s API Jobs installment we have four senior positions at software companies big and small. With two in Silicon Valley and two in San Francisco, another clear trend is reinforced: the majority of API jobs are in the Bay Area. Have a job somewhere else? Create a featured listing on API Jobs to be included in next week’s ProgrammableWeb jobs post.

54 Widgets APIs: Google, Facebook and Netvibes

Wendell Santos, August 22nd, 2012

Google HomepageOur API directory now includes 54 widgets APIs. The newest is the Backplane Server API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Google Homepage API. We list 101 Google Homepage mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of widgets APIs.

49 New APIs: Huffington Post, SNTMNT and iKnode

Wendell Santos, July 8th, 2012

This week we had 49 new APIs added to our API directory including a video sharing service, sentiment analysis of financial Twitter feeds, political opinion poll results, application backend service and sports betting information service. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

Today in APIs: Facebook, $5K Developer Challenge and 13 New APIs

Adam DuVander, July 3rd, 2012

FacebookFacebook’s email address problems continue and now the company is blaming its own Facebook API. A local search company is offering a big monthly prize for mixing up APIs. Plus: the myth of cloud computing standards, Amazon outages and 13 new APIs.

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