50 Backend APIs: CloudMine, Mydigitalstructure and QuickBlox

Wendell Santos, October 17th, 2012

CloudMineOur API directory now includes 50 backend APIs. The newest is the CloudBees API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the CloudMine API. We list two CloudMine mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of backend APIs.


Freemium API Tools: Why Vendors Offer Them, What You Should Know

Loraine Lawson, September 5th, 2012

ApigeeApigee recently announced it’s making its enterprise-grade API management platform available free of charge.  At the same time, it unveiled a list of upgrades to the platform. Does this mean you can get something for nothing? It depends.


Today In APIs: Yfrog Social, Mobile BaaS, Twitter suspends Mobber and 9 New APIs

Romin Irani, August 3rd, 2012

TwitterYfrog founder launches new Social network. Mobile Backend as a Service gathering momentum. Twitter suspends online flashmob platform Mobber. Plus: Parsely launches API to empower Publishers websites, Gmail update is Improving Nexus 7 Support and 9 New APIs.


307 Mobile APIs: Foursquare, Instagram and iTunes

Wendell Santos, March 27th, 2012

foursquareOur API directory now includes 307 mobile APIs. The newest is the Mobilepax API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the foursquare API. We list 81 foursquare mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of mobile APIs.


97 Cloud APIs: Twilio, Google App Engine and Tropo

Wendell Santos, February 7th, 2012

TwilioOur API directory now includes 97 cloud APIs. The newest is the Yubikey API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Twilio API. We list 335 Twilio mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of cloud APIs.


81 New APIs: Boliven, DealsGoRound and Open Government Data

Wendell Santos, January 22nd, 2012
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This week we had 81 new APIs added to our API directory including an online repository of medical device information, address book contacts import service, open government data database and sharing platform, online marketplace for daily deals, rating application and a project management platform. In addition we looked at an unexpected SIRI app and the effect of Usergrid’s acquisition.


Today in APIs: Facebook, Amazon and 13 New APIs

Adam DuVander, January 18th, 2012

FacebookToday Facebook announced 60 approved partners for its Open Graph, which allows them to add actions to the Facebook Timeline. Amazon also added a new API to its cloud offerings, a homegrown NoSQL database. That was among the 13 new APIs on a busy day in APIs.


More Mobile APIs Coming With Usergrid Acquisition

Adam DuVander, January 18th, 2012

UsergridRoll-your-own API service Usergrid has been acquired by API management company Apigee. Usergrid could potentially help Apigee reach out to mobile developers increasingly finding themselves needing APIs to interact with their apps. It’s part of a trend of developers not only being API consumers, but also API providers–at least privately to their own apps.


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