531 Reference APIs: GeoNames, Wikipedia and CrunchBase

Wendell Santos, July 31st, 2013

GeoNamesOur API directory now includes 531 reference APIs. The newest is the CanLII API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the GeoNames API. We list 88 GeoNames mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of reference APIs.


44 Environment APIs: Nike Materials Sustainability, AMEE and WiserEarth

Kevin Sundstrom, July 10th, 2012

AMEEOur API directory now includes 44 environment APIs. The newest is the CUAHSI WaterOneFlow API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the AMEE API. We list 4 AMEE mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of environment APIs.


42 Environment APIs: AMEE, Brighter Planet and Carma

Wendell Santos, May 9th, 2012

AMEEOur API directory now includes 42 environment APIs. The newest is the EnergyIQ. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the AMEE API. We list 4 AMEE mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of environment APIs.


Calculate Energy Consumption With the WattzOn API

Garrett Wilkin, April 6th, 2011

WattzOnThe biggest value that WattzOn is offering through its WattzOn API is access to its “Embodied Energy Database” (EED). This database seeks to detail the amount of energy required to manufacture, transport, use, and dispose of all our stuff. The idea is that if we knew the embodied energy in all the items we use, we could make better consumption choices, avoiding those items with unexpectedly high embodied energy.


54 New APIs: USA Today, Dynamic DNS and Creative Commons Music

Adam DuVander, March 27th, 2011

This week we had 54 new APIs added to our API directory including a photo filter and effects service, online music distribution database, web-based helpdesk service, twitter long post service, ip camera platform, geolocation service, digital mail service and tickets search service. We looked in-depth at the Aviary Effects API, which we said could help you create your own Instagram. Below is more detail on each of these new APIs.


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