316 Government APIs: Sunlight Labs Congress, NOAA National Weather Service and US Postal Service

Wendell Santos, September 25th, 2012

Sunlight Labs CongressOur API directory now includes 316 government APIs. The newest is the Google Civic Information API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Sunlight Labs Congress API. We list 19 Sunlight Labs Congress mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of government APIs.


36 Politics APIs: Sunlight Labs Congress, OpenSecrets and GovTrack.us

Wendell Santos, September 18th, 2012

Sunlight Labs CongressOur API directory now includes 36 politics APIs. The newest is the DemocracyEngine API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Sunlight Labs Congress API. We list 19 Sunlight Labs Congress mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of politics APIs.


71 New APIs: iTunes & App Store Search, CloudFlare, and Hub9 CloudSearch

Wendell Santos, December 11th, 2011
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This week we had 71 new APIs added to our API directory including a content delivery network, grid computing facilitation service, online health network service, cloud hosted search service, apple product search and a web content aggregation and ranking service. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


41 New APIs: AT&T, Verizon and Live Internet Radio

Adam DuVander, February 20th, 2011

This week we had 41 new APIs added to our API directory including SMS and voicemail management service, a url shortener and monetizing service, live internet radio platform, and email marketing service. We also covered Sunlight Labs’ real-time politics API, which provides information on votes in the United States congress. Below is more detail on each of these 41 new APIs.


Sunlight Labs Goes Live With Real Time Congress API

Justin Houk, February 16th, 2011

Sunlight Labs Real-time CongressSunlight Labs announced a new API for streaming U.S. congressional activity. The Sunlight Labs Real Time Congress API (RTC) covers a broad range of U.S. House and Senate actions and data as soon as it’s available on the web. The API can be queried and combined with other APIs including the Sunlight Labs Congress API that contains data on legislators.


40 APIs Used in 7 Days: Google Search, Flickr and Twitter

Adam DuVander, September 25th, 2010

This past week 27 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 40 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include CitySearch CityGrid , Gowalla and Infochimps . The most often used APIs this week are Flickr, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (4 APIs, 13 mashups), Search (4 APIs, 5 mashups) and Internet (4 APIs, 5 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


26 APIs Used in 7 Days: Government, Maps, Music, Social, Video and Weather APIs

John Musser, September 27th, 2009

This past week 15 new mashups were add to our mashup directory and 26 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Currencies exchange rates, Google Maps Data, Jigsaw, Maplight, New York Times Campaign Finance, New York Times Congress, and What The Trend?. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Google Maps Flash, and Twitter. And the most popular types of APIs used were: Government (6 APIs, 6 mashups), Mapping (5 APIs, 13 mashups), and Social (3 APIs, 6 mashups), The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


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