The Stipple API: Embed the Story Behind the Photo and a Lot More

Greg Bates, December 28th, 2012

StippleThe Stipple API is free, has no request limits as of yet, and OAUTH 2 will be supported in the future. According to its website on the API, it is “inspired by REST”. Stipple announces its rare downtime, which is usually used to migrate data, via its twitter account.

56 New APIs: XING, Mobile Signal Location and Green Energy

Wendell Santos, December 22nd, 2012

This week we had 56 new APIs added to our API directory including a professional social networking platform, mobile advertising service, cellular phone signal location service, green energy and climate tagging service and cash-based online payment service. In addition, we covered an API to help you find just the right outfit. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

Today In APIs: Firebase API, The Making of Fastbook and 19 New APIs

Romin Irani, December 18th, 2012

FirebaseReal-time backend service Firebase adds the Security API. Sencha proves that HTML5 applications can be fast by showcasing Fastbook. Plus: Cheezburger launches API to bring “5 minutes of funny” to everyone, Amazon EBS allows snapshot copy between regions and 19 new APIs.

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