54 New APIs: Vimeo, Campbell’s Kitchen, and the Fed API

Melody Clark, November 10th, 2013

This week, we had 54 new APIs added to our API directory including a web application for biomedical concept information, a backend-as-a-service for building and maintaining applications, and an image processing service API. We also added several new “how-to” blogposts, from how to visualize Twitter updates over time to how to use the Twilio API.

Today in APIs: Netflix Offers Tidier Cloud, Lokad Announces Big Data Platform, and 11 New APIs

Greg Bates, January 7th, 2013

NetflixNetflix provides cloud cleaning supplies. Lokad announces big data platform. Plus: 82 entries in the Foursquare Hackathon, Stripe clone lands $13 million, and 11 new APIs.

Today in APIs: Yelp Aqcuires its European Rival, Social Commerce Expands to Instagram and 14 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, October 24th, 2012

ChirpifyYelp takes a big step forward by acquiring Qype. Chirpify expands its social commerce platform to include Instagram. Plus: Zuckerberg and Facebook have thought about charging for its APIs, but advertising is better, Rackspace Cloud Block Storage is now in unlimited availability and 14 new APIs.

443 Enterprise APIs: LinkedIn, Salesforce and FedEx

Wendell Santos, September 19th, 2012

LinkedInOur API directory now includes 443 enterprise APIs. The newest is the Swift-Kanban API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the LinkedIn API. We list 48 LinkedIn mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of enterprise APIs.

Today in APIs: YouTube Disables Public Video Tags, Lokad Offers Freemium Pricing Structure and 25 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, August 29th, 2012

LokadYouTube is making changes to its API that reflects its new video tagging policy. Lokad released a new pricing structure that follows a Freemium model. Plus: Fitness and the Facebook Open Graph, Diffbot Developer Newsletter is written in JSON and 25 new APIs.

From the Trenches: Web API Design Best Practices

Romin Irani, January 6th, 2011

LokadWe list over 2600+ APIs in our directory across various categories. As we move into the new year, we are likely to see more the best practices for API providers to meet developer expectation,s while at the same time meet the scale that is expected from the most heavily used of APIs. Recently tips from the founder of the Lokad API, a sales forecasting service, summarized some of her tips for API design.

28 European APIs, Mashup the Continent

John Musser, October 30th, 2007

Out of the over 500 APIs listed at ProgrammableWeb, how many are offered by companies based in Europe? With MashupCamp Dublin in a couple weeks, this seems like a good question. In taking a look at the directory there are at least 28 European APIs (that is, companies headquartered or founded in Europe, even though [...]

New APIs: Lists, Academics, and Forecasts

John Musser, May 24th, 2007

Continuing from yesterday’s post on new APIs for maps, photos and email, here are three more new entries to the API directory:

gubb: A web-based application to create, manage and share lists. The gubb API is one of those that has abilities not in the core product, in this case it allows filtering and querying of [...]

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