27 Museums APIs: Muselia, SOCH and Amsterdam Museum API

Matthew Scott, October 8th, 2013

Brooklyn MuseumOur API directory now includes 27 museums APIs. The newest is the Royal Albert Memorial Museum API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Brooklyn Museum API. We list 1 Brooklyn Museum mashup .


531 Reference APIs: GeoNames, Wikipedia and CrunchBase

Wendell Santos, July 31st, 2013

GeoNamesOur API directory now includes 531 reference APIs. The newest is the CanLII API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the GeoNames API. We list 88 GeoNames mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of reference APIs.


38 New APIs: Sunlight Foundation, WeatherSource and Hoppit

Wendell Santos, May 19th, 2013

This week we had 38 new APIs added to our API directory including a weather data service, national digital library, personalized restaurant recommendations and photos, U.S. political contributions database and remote home heating control service. In addition we covered an API that helps simplify event marketing. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


Today in APIs: Intel Acquires Aepona, Steam Gaming Platform API and 8 New APIs

Romin Irani, May 10th, 2013

Intel builds out its API portfolio with another acquisition. Steam Gaming Platform sees huge adoption and plans API. Plus: Learn why API security is critical and 8 new APIs.


The Zoobank API: Tools for Verifying the Originality of Species

Greg Bates, March 1st, 2013

ZooBankQuick, what do these ten people have in common: Richard Dawkins, Bob Marley, Beyonce, John Cleese, George Bush, Kate Winslet, Adolph Hitler, David Attenborough and Hugh Hefner? Forget that question for the moment and concentrate on something more important. Zoobank, the world’s official registry of Zoological Nomenclature, has released the Zoobank API.


453 Search APIs: eBay, Google Ajax Search and Foursquare

Wendell Santos, November 27th, 2012

eBayOur API directory now includes 453 search APIs. The newest is the Automatton Instant Answers API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the eBay API. We list 220 eBay mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of search APIs.


152 UK APIs: BBC, BBC Music and CloudMade

Wendell Santos, November 13th, 2012

BBCOur API directory now includes 152 UK APIs. The newest is the Service-X API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the BBC API. We list 28 BBC mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of UK APIs.


81 New APIs: Associated Press, Nike, eBay, Rdio and SendGrid

Wendell Santos, May 27th, 2012

This week we had 81 new APIs added to our API directory including a customer referral service, news content metadata service, corporate sustainability initiative, cloud based email service, eBay notification management service and social music playback integration. In addition we covered WorldMate’s launch of their e-mail parsing API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


46 Research APIs: DataUnison, Mendeley, LexisNexis and Zotero

Wendell Santos, April 24th, 2012

MendeleyOur API directory now includes 46 research APIs. The newest is the Globus Online Transfer API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Mendeley API. We list 3 Mendeley mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of research APIs.


56 New APIs: Art.sy, PBS and Visual Voicemail

Wendell Santos, April 15th, 2012

This week we had 56 new APIs added to our API directory including a mobile and web application usage service, PBS video metadata service, e-mail marketing service, artwork information discovery service, visual voicemail services and an online appointment management service. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


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