Beyond Vertical Integration: Ink Lets Developers Create Workflow In and Between Apps

Mark Boyd, August 15th, 2013

Seed-funded San Francisco startup Ink has launched a new development framework that connects apps and data within an iOS device. In contrast to API integration platform as a service offerings, Ink links app tasks locally on an end user’s iPhone or iPad.

API Spotlight: Geopulse Context, Talkray, and Ephesoft APIs

Matthew Scott, April 6th, 2013

RixtyOf the many APIs we published this week, ten were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those ten, which included the Rixty API. Rixty was conceived as alternative payment solution for online shoppers who would rather pay cash then risk their sensitive data on the Internet. The Rixty API simply gives developers access to the functionality so they can integrate the system onto their own website. Users must visit one of 500,000 retail locations to exchange their cash for a Rixty code(currency), that is redeemed from the API.

The Doctape API: Not Just Another Cloud Storage Bin–It’s Neat!

Greg Bates, April 2nd, 2013

doctapeDoctape is out to distinguish itself in the tough market of cloud storage. To become more than a retailer of disk space in the sky, Doctape is thinking about how to make your storage useful. And it’s vision for doing that may well be enough to carve out a niche in what otherwise looks like a flat marketplace where players are in a simple dog fight for market share. Just as Apple sold computers like every other electronics company yet held some crucial differences that allowed it in the end to overrun its competition, Doctape has similarly unassuming differences that, taken together, could be a game changer.

Today in APIs: Supportbee’s Dedicated API, Riverbed APIs, and 23 New APIs

Greg Bates, March 21st, 2013

SupportBeeSupportbee offers new API. Riverbed has new developer tools and APIs. Plus: fourth photo hack day coming in April, Facebook retargeter Perfect Audience launches API, and 23 new APIs.

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