945 Social APIs: Twitter, Facebook and Delicious

Wendell Santos, January 16th, 2013

TwitterOur API directory now includes 945 social APIs. The newest is the SmartBots API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Twitter API. We list [num] Twitter mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of social APIs.

70 New APIs: Capital One, ESPN and Tapstream

Wendell Santos, October 7th, 2012
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This week we had 70 new APIs added to our API directory including a credit card identity service, open scoring service, application tracking service, online programming community and a media transcoding service. In addition we covered an API that lets users perform image tagging for fun and profit, and an API for creating personalized postcards. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

API Spotlight: A Credit Card API, Movie Viewers to Movie Editors, and Birth Date Wonders

Matthew Scott, October 5th, 2012

Science.govOf the many APIs we published this week, ten were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those ten, which included the Science.gov API. The Science.gov API allows mobile search and connection to 12 federal agencies, including NASA, the FDA and the Environmental Protection Agency, with data going back to 1990. In a nutshell, government data is publicly available in accessible data sets. To learn more about the Science.gov API visit the Science.gov API site as well as the Science.gov blog post.

Today in APIs: Electricity Data API, Lemon Wallet API and 22 New APIs

Romin Irani, October 3rd, 2012

LemonU.S. Energy Information Administration releases Electricity Data. Lemon Opens Wallet API to publishers. Plus: miiCard launches Identity-as-a-Service platform, Mogreet Launches Powerful APIs for Video, Image, and Audio MMS, SMS and Content Transcoding, and 22 New APIs.

An API For Creating Personalised Postcards: Stannp.com

Candice McMillan, October 2nd, 2012

StannpStannp.com is a free app that allows users to quickly and easily create their own custom-made postcards. The company provides the Stannp API that allows developers to integrate this tool into other applications. By snapping a picture or using an existing image, the user has the option to customize the image with fun effects and add the finished product to their Facebook wall, email it to a friend or have it turned into a real postcard to be posted the same day.

Today in APIs: Yahoo Adds Geo Services to BOSS, 2012 Election Hackathon and 9 New APIs

Wendell Santos, September 27th, 2012

Yahoo BOSSYahoo gives BOSS developers geo services by rolling PlaceFinder and PlaceSpotter into the new BOSS Geo. The Washington Post announces an upcoming hackathon for the 2012 Presidential Election. Plus: The Gates Foundation hosts their own hackathon, Google Analytics now offers iOS6 support and 9 new APIs.

Today in APIs: Twilio Scores Big With AT&T Partnership, Facebook Releases SDK for iOS 6, and 11 APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, September 26th, 2012

FacebookTwilio and AT&T finalize a deal that has been in the works for quite some time. Facebook announced the release of it’s SDK for iOS 6. Plus: Google launches underwater Street View, AppFirst Launches New Partner Program, and 11 new APIs.

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