Best New Mashups: The Latest Youtube Mashups

Matthew Scott, October 12th, 2013

YouTubeYouTube continues to grow, doubling its subscription rate year after year. Even more mind-boggling is the fact that 100 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute. In other words, that is almost 2 hours of video every second! With over 6 billion hours of video being watched each month it becomes apparent that YouTube is stronger than ever. On the developer side we continue to see YouTube as a focal point. This week we will take a look at recent mashups utilizing the YouTube API.


12 APIs Used in 7 Days: BitStamp, CloudMade and Mt Gox

Matthew Scott, October 12th, 2013

This past week 6 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 12 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include BitStamp and Realtime Register. The most often used APIs this week are BTC-eCampBX and Mt Gox. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Financial (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Mapping (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Music (2 APIs, 2 mashups).


160 Music APIs: Last.fm, SoundCloud and Spotify

Wendell Santos, January 18th, 2012

Last.fmOur API directory now includes 160 music APIs. The newest is the Spotify Apps API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Last.fm API. We list 206 Last.fm mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of music APIs.


33 APIs Used in 7 Days: Gravatar, YouTube, Amazon and UPC Database

Adam DuVander, July 30th, 2011

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 33 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Gravatar, Kewego Video, LangId, LyrDB, PriceGrabber, PriceRunner, Social Mention and UPC Database. The most often used APIs this week are Amazon eCommerce, iTunes and iTunes Connect and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (9 APIs, 10 mashups), Music (6 APIs, 6 mashups) and Internet (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


18 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, Google, GovTrack.us, LyricsFly, OpenSocial, and YouTube

John Musser, May 7th, 2010

This past week 15 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 18 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include billomat, Infosniper.net and mite. The most often used APIs this week are Amazon EC2, Google Maps and GovTrack.us. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (3 APIs, 4 mashups), Mapping (3 APIs, 8 mashups) and Search (2 APIs, 2 mashups).


Best New Mashups: Explore Color, Language and Cities

Adam DuVander, May 5th, 2010

COLOURloversOften the mashups we see speak to the analytical brain with lots of data, like our collection of tracking mashups. That’s where this group differs. Each of the mashups listed below speaks to the sense through color exploration, local travel guides and language through song.


21 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, Flickr, Foursquare, Google, Last.fm, RPX, Twitter

John Musser, April 3rd, 2010

This past week 15 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 21 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Cloudvox, Foursquare, Geolenz, Justin.tv, Kelkoo and Shopify. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Justin.tv and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (3 APIs, 10 mashups), Search (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Photos (3 APIs, 3 mashups).


Best New Mashups: Get At Hidden Data

Adam DuVander, April 1st, 2010

FacebookMost mashups rely on data from other APIs to do their thing. That’s part of the power of open APIs. There’s a special class of mashup that we’re featuring today. These extract additional data, hidden from casual view. Now you can find out where that short URL points, the lyrics (and more) for any song, or the spot where you can meet in the middle–as long as you can spell rendezvous.


27 APIs Combined to Build 12 Mashups: Twitter, YouTube, Google, BBC, Billboard, Amazon, Facebook, and Flickr

John Musser, March 20th, 2010

This past week 12 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 27 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Bandsintown, BBC Music and Billboard. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Google Maps Flash and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Music (7 APIs, 8 mashups), Mapping (4 APIs, 10 mashups) and Search (2 APIs, 2 mashups).


Find The Words With ChartLyrics Lyric API

Adam DuVander, January 4th, 2010

ChartLyrics LyricThe site claims a “huge collection of hit lyrics.” Your next music application can tap into the database with the new ChartLyrics Lyric API. You can use it to search in several ways and, more importantly, obtain the text that makes up the words to popular songs.


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