58 New APIs: Agile CRM, Fleksy, and Hearst Corporation

Melody Clark, December 22nd, 2013

This week, we had 58 new APIs added to our API directory including a product customization service, a smart home automation service, and a streaming video application. We also explored whether or not REST is losing it’s flair and described alternatives to REST.

Today in APIs: USDA Launches Seven New APIs, and 10 New APIs

Eric Carter, December 13th, 2013

ERS/USDA Per Capita Food Availability DataThe USDA has launched seven new APIs through its Economic Research Service (ERS). On the heals of the Firefox 26 release, Mozilla has added Firefox 27 to its Beta Channel. Plus: 10 ways your ecommerce business can use APIs and 10 new APIs.

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 .

39 New APIs: StatusPage, Lelylan and Point.io

Wendell Santos, July 28th, 2013

This week we had 39 new APIs added to our API directory including a home and electronic device automation service, mobile application building and management service, application status page platform, multi-factor authentication for smartphones and tablets and external vulnerability scanning solution. In addition we covered a cloud based time-tracking platform and a face recognition API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

Today in APIs: API Strategy and Practice Conference adds New Speakers and 11 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, July 19th, 2013

The API Strategy and Practice Conference announced five new speakers that will be featured in this years events. Plus: don’t tell them its REST, the coexistence of SOA and APIs, and 11 new APIs.

Interview: An API-a-day Keeps the… Are You Kidding?

Greg Bates, January 30th, 2013

Okay, spot the New Year’s resolution that’s different: lose weight, exercise, stop procrastinating, build one App every weekday using APIs. Yeah. That last one is the focus of Purchase College student Ali Fairhurst. She’s created a website of her work, APIaday, pledging to build a new App 5 days a week through January.

97 Games APIs: SecondLife, Internet Video Archive and EVE Online

Wendell Santos, May 30th, 2012

SecondLifeOur API directory now includes 97 games APIs. The newest is the Ryzom API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the SecondLife API. We list 7 SecondLife mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of games APIs.

Spore API Contest Challenges Developers to Have Some Fun

Kevin Farnham, March 2nd, 2009

SporeIf you like online games and you like programming, the growing number of games with open APIs is a boon. We now over 20 games-related APIs in our directory. The latest entry is for the new API for Spore, the Electronic Arts Maxis game where players can create their own creatures. The API provides developers with the capability to create mashups and applications that access the Spore database of user creations and information about the creators themselves (see our new Spore API profile for details).

PixelJunk Eden uses YouTube API for PS3 In-Game Recording

Jordan Running, July 29th, 2008

YouTubeBack in May we reported on a deal struck between Sony and Google to integrate the YouTube API into the PlayStation 3, allowing game developers to let players record videos during gameplay and upload them directly to YouTube.

New YouTube API Means YouTube Anywhere

John Musser, March 12th, 2008

The most popular video API is about to become more popular. As just announced by Googe’s Jim Patterson on the YouTube blog, YouTube Everywhere, the YouTube API has just been upgraded with some very powerful new features.

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