The Zoobank API: Tools for Verifying the Originality of Species

Greg Bates, March 1st, 2013

ZooBankQuick, what do these ten people have in common: Richard Dawkins, Bob Marley, Beyonce, John Cleese, George Bush, Kate Winslet, Adolph Hitler, David Attenborough and Hugh Hefner? Forget that question for the moment and concentrate on something more important. Zoobank, the world’s official registry of Zoological Nomenclature, has released the Zoobank API.

50 New APIs:, PayOnDelivery and Pheed

Kevin Sundstrom, February 3rd, 2013

This week we had 50 new APIs added to our API directory including a mobile application advertising and monetization service, a webrtc video and audio services, a shipment tracking and notification service, an indoor mapping and commerce platform, a mobile application backend service, an unofficial transformice leaderboard and an online store for custom device covers. We also covered an API that changes the way payment processing works. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

Today in APIs: Nokia Local Search on the Map, Menus You Can Read and 14 New APIs

Greg Bates, January 31st, 2013

Nokia MapsNokia inks local search deal with Toyota in Europe. Menuish makes the edible readable. Plus: SmartFile Updates its File Sharing API, Expanding list of SXSW Hackathons, and 14 new APIs.

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