Our API directory now includes 54 widgets APIs. The newest is the Backplane Server API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Google Homepage API. We list 101 Google Homepage mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of widgets APIs.
What will be the trends, topics, etc. for mashups in 2007? “It is difficult to make predictions, especially about the future” said physicist Niels Bohr, or maybe it was Yogi Berra, but in that spirit I’m offering up questions, not speculation, for mashups and APIs this year.
1. Who’s making money on mashups? We’ve now [...]
The one-day Widgets Live event was held yesterday in San Francisco. The very worthwhile event was put together by Naill Kennedy and Om Malik as a way to bring together the players, products and developers in the “emerging widget economy”. As they note “Web pages have gotten smaller, included as components within the desktop, personal [...]