AirPair Announces New API Provider Partners in Expert Network

Mark Boyd, April 23rd, 2014

Software developer resource service, AirPair, today announced that 17 new API providers have been added to their trusted partners network. AirPair provides line-by-line code support from leading API developers, using the ‘pair programming’ mentoring technique.

37 Campaign APIs: Marketo, Experian CheetahMail and LaunchBit

Wendell Santos, June 4th, 2013

LaunchBitOur API directory now includes 37 campaign APIs. The newest is the Experian CheetahMail API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the LaunchBit API. We list 1 LaunchBit mashup. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of campaign APIs.

25 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon S3, Facebook Graph and Zazzle

Wendell Santos, December 1st, 2012

This past week 9 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 Earth911 Search, HP Cloud Object Storage, HP Imaging Cloud Photo Suite, LaunchBit, Mailgun, Ookaboo and The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Facebook Graph and Google Maps. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (4 APIs, 6 mashups), Photos (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Music (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

96 New APIs: Craigslist, Pearson and FullContact

Wendell Santos, September 23rd, 2012

This week we had 96 new APIs added to our API directory including a Craigslist posting interface, business card manager, photo and image collection, personalized learning service and email database scrubbing service. We also covered an API for Your DNA and whether the Tin Can API will force some to rethink current LMS. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

API Spotlight: Vegan Drinks, A New Way to Learn About DNA, and an API to Monetize Email.

Matthew Scott, September 21st, 2012

Of the many APIs we published this week, eight were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those eight, which included the up and coming Intuit API. In a nutshell, Intuit will be opening an API to its financial data service in the US and Canada.

LaunchBit Aims to Monetize Email with Ad API

Eric Carter, September 18th, 2012

LaunchBitLaunchBit, an email ad network, has announced a text ad API. Whether email publishers are blasting status updates, announcements or other news, the LaunchBit API will allow advertisements within the email to make API calls to data relevant to the ad. Monetizing websites with Ads has long been sound practice; however, monetizing emails is somewhat of an untapped market. With easy integration through an API, LaunchBit intends to take advantage of this underdeveloped market.

Today in APIs: Twitter Images, OAuth 2.0 in Gmail and 19 New APIs

Adam DuVander, September 17th, 2012

TwitterTwitter continues to disappoint developers, now with the photo options on its mobile applications. Google now supports OAuth 2.0 in Gmail API. Plus: No Facebook F8 conference this year, Amazon switches from Google to Nokia and 19 new APIs.

Today In APIs: Foursquare Hackathon, CardShark API, Personal Genome API and 14 New APIs

Romin Irani, September 14th, 2012

foursquareShowcase your Location app in the second edition of Foursquare Global Hackathon. CardShark, an API for Business Card transcription. Plus: RunKeeper at Quantified Self, Build an App on the human genome via the 23andMe API and 14 new APIs.

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