PW Interview: Scott Gimpel Founder and CEO FantasyData.com

Ajay Ohri, October 23rd, 2013

Here is an interview with Scott Gimpel Founder and CEO of FantasyData.com. The site used to be known as NFLdata.com and provides NFL statistics. The site claims to have almost 25 million API calls /month during football season with over 300 developers working with it’s API.


API Spotlight: Diffbot, Call Loop, and NFL Data.com APIs

Matthew Scott, August 3rd, 2013

StatusPageOf the many APIs we published this week, thirteen were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those thirtenn, which include the StatusPage API.  The StatusPage API provides developers with a solution to customer communication when their site or application is experiencing downtime. Specifically, it provides notification tools (email and SMS), downtime monitoring, insight into performance metrics, and customer customization. To learn more about the StatusPage API visit the StatusPage site as well as the StatusPage API blog post.


NFLData.com Wants to Score With Sports Data API

Mark Boyd, July 31st, 2013

NFLData.comNFLData.com has taken some aggressive steps to position itself as a market leader in sports data with the release of the NFL Data.com API. Sports data tools – already playing a crucial part in the business side of many international sports – is set to see further demand as fans expect greater access to up-to-the-minute stats and as a new raft of fan and athlete-based startups are created around international and local competitions.


Today in APIs: NFLdata Touchdown with API, Canonical API to Boost Ubuntu, and 3 NEW APIs

Greg Bates, July 25th, 2013

NFLData.comNFLData releases gridiron API. Canonical prepares to take aim with Ubuntu smartphone in 2014, releases API now. Plus: Samsung launches its own dev conference, Google TV update will include Google Cast API, and 3 new APIs.


50 New APIs: NFLData.com, PayOnDelivery and Pheed

Kevin Sundstrom, February 3rd, 2013

This week we had 50 new APIs added to our API directory including a mobile application advertising and monetization service, a webrtc video and audio services, a shipment tracking and notification service, an indoor mapping and commerce platform, a mobile application backend service, an unofficial transformice leaderboard and an online store for custom device covers. We also covered an API that changes the way payment processing works. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


Today in APIs: App.Net Storage & File API, Metwit Weather API and 11 New APIs

Romin Irani, January 29th, 2013

App.netApp.net plans to become a Social App platform with Cloud Storage and File API. Metwit announces world’s first crowdsourced Weather API. Plus:  Amazon announces the winners of 2012 AWS Start-up Challenge and 11 new APIs.


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