Today in APIs: OneMusicAPI Update, Interactive Data API and 9 New APIs

Romin Irani, June 7th, 2013

OneMusicAPI aggregates various online music data APIs. Interactive Data launches Financial Data API. Plus: Nexmo’s SMS API goes International and 9 New APIs.


OneMusicAPI Simplifies Music Metadata Collection

Eric Carter, February 7th, 2013

Elsten software, digital music organizer, has announced OneMusicAPI. Proclaimed to be “OneMusicAPI to rule them all,” the API acts as a music metadata aggregator that pulls from multiple sources across the web through a single interface. Elsten founder and OneMusicAPI creator, Dan Gravell, found keeping pace with constant changes from individual sources became too tedious a process to adequately organize music.


Best New Mashups: The Latest YouTube Mashups

Wendell Santos, December 14th, 2012

This week we’re spotlighting the YouTube API, one of our most consistently popular APIs. YouTube is the third most used API in our directory appearing in over 650 mashups. Each of the mashups below leverage YouTube and have been named mashup of the day since October.
SendMusic2.Me – SendMusic2.Me is a tool for getting the [...]


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 Recognize.im. 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:


20 APIs Used in 7 Days: MusicBrainz, Wikipedia and Amazon Product Advertising

Wendell Santos, November 17th, 2012

This past week 6 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 20 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Adility, DealSurf, eBay Finding, eBay Shopping, Prosperent, RetailMeNot.com Community Ideas, ShopStyle and Yahoo Address Book. The most often used APIs this week are Amazon Product Advertising, Facebook and Yahoo Address Book. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (6 APIs, 6 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 4 mashups) and Other (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


13 APIs Used in 7 Days: Last.fm, Twitter and WebKnow

Kevin Sundstrom, September 29th, 2012

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 13 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Amazon Product Advertising, App.net, Highrise, National Weather Service NDFD and WebKnox. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, National Weather Service NDFD and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Music (3 APIs, 3 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 4 mashups) and Weather (1 APIs, 1 mashups).


37 APIs Used in 7 Days: eBay, PayPal and Last.fm

Wendell Santos, August 25th, 2012

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 37 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include 3dCart, Ambassador, BigCommerce, ChannelAdvisor, Endicia Label Server, Goodsie, Google Checkout, Google Storage, Highwire, MediaFire, Payvment, Sears, ShipStation, Volusion Shopping Cart and World Weather Online. The most often used APIs this week are DBpedia, eBay and Google Maps. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (12 APIs, 12 mashups), Shipping (5 APIs, 5 mashups) and Music (5 APIs, 5 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Best New Mashups: Week In Review Featuring Google Maps, Dropbox and Spotify

Wendell Santos, August 24th, 2012

YouTubeWith the weekend upon us, it’s a good time to take a look back at some of the interesting mashups that were submitted to our directory this week. This batch includes a new music discovery service, a photo storage plugin and a hotel search tool. For more details on each, continue reading below.


14 APIs Used in 7 Days: Twilio, Google Maps and Bit.ly

Wendell Santos, July 7th, 2012

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 14 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Google URL Shortener and LiveConnect. The most often used APIs this week are Bit.ly, Twilio and Twilio SMS. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (2 APIs, 2 mashups), Music (2 APIs, 2 mashups) and Messaging (2 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


111 Semantic APIs: MusicBrainz, Calais and DBpedia

Wendell Santos, June 13th, 2012

MusicBrainzOur API directory now includes 111 semantic APIs. The newest is the RACAI Linguistic API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the MusicBrainz API. We list 29 MusicBrainz mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of semantic APIs.


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