Today in APIs: One Hour Translation’s API, and 11 New APIs

Greg Bates, December 10th, 2013

OneHourTranslationOne Hour Translation launches API for its Translation Memory Cloud (TMC). The G Adventures API integrates small group tours with third party apps. Plus: SmartBear Software Acquires Lucierna, and 11 new APIs.

62 New APIs: Bitcasa, National Geographic, and Elsevier

Melody Clark, November 24th, 2013

This week, we had 62 new APIs added to our API directory including a marketing affiliate tracking platform, an interactive 3D human body tool, and a new shopping cart API. We also featured an exclusive interview with Pinterest’s Head of Developer Relations.

101 Currency APIs: 50 BTC, HashRack and PayNetEasy

Matthew Scott, November 19th, 2013

Bit-PayOur API directory now includes 101 currency APIs. The newest is the Taurusbit API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Bit-Pay API. We list 1 Bit-Pay mashup .

Today in APIs: Google Android Camera API, and 17 New APIs

Greg Bates, November 18th, 2013

Google App EngineGoogle’s new Android camera API will support RAW. Runscope develops better API testing. Plus: Agile development won’t solve it all, Workshop on using WSO2 API Manager, and 17 new APIs.

41 New APIs: Bitcoins, iOnRoad, and ApartmentsApart

Melody Clark, November 3rd, 2013

This week, we had 41 new APIs added to our API directory including a payroll service API, an open-source database for Bitcoin averages, and a weather service that provides information on ski and mountain conditions. We also discuss how Cisco is providing a foundation for the emerging “Internet of Things (IoT)” phenomenon.

Today in APIs: HeyStaks Starts API Developer Program, Load Impact Provides Free Testing Of Obamacare Website, and 10 New APIs

Greg Bates, October 30th, 2013

HeystaksIrish startup HeyStaks pioneers in collaborative search. Load Impact to test Obamacare website. Plus: Snapito! offers paid API documentation, new miiCard Directory API enhances and simplifies security, and 10 new APIs.

Why WiFi Could Be Both a Blessing and a Curse For The Internet of Things

David Berlind, August 30th, 2013

Low power WiFi is emerging as the frontrunner when it comes to getting the Internet of Things connected. However, developers who are hoping to leverage IoT for the tipping point that it is should beware of the networking challenges that could sully the out of box experience for their wares.

Simple and Effective Ways to Avoid the Honeypot

Guest Author, August 19th, 2013

ServiceObjects DOTS Email ValidationWhen I was a child, I remember reading a Winnie the Pooh book about him finding a honeypot. When the honeypot was opened, a swarm of bees flew out and chased poor Pooh. In computer terminology a honeypot is a spam trap set to detect unauthorized use of information systems. Generally it consists of a site that appears to be part of a network, but is actually isolated and monitored.

The Bidvoy API for eBay Auctions: Making Sure the Price is Right

Greg Bates, July 17th, 2013

BidvoyPssst! Got an iPhone for sale on ebay? Or perhaps you have another item that you are wondering, have I priced this right?  By browsing over 30 million ebay auctions, Bidvoy can pinpoint the answer precisely. The Bidvoy API is in beta, meaning among other things that you need to email them for a key, according to the API documentation. They’ve also created a repository on Github.

46 Bitcoin APIs: Bitstamp, Bitcoin Charts Markets and 50BTC

Wendell Santos, June 11th, 2013

BitStampOur API directory now includes 46 bitcoin APIs. The newest is the API. The most popular, in terms of page visits, is the BitStamp API. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of bitcoin APIs.

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