41 Postal APIs: Canada Post, Postcode and Stamps

Matthew Scott, December 31st, 2013

GeoNamesOur API directory now includes 41 postal APIs. The newest is the New Zealand Post Tracking Notification API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the GeoNames API. We list 89 GeoNames mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of postal APIs.


56 New APIs: BuzzStream, Pactas and Panopta APIs

Matthew Scott, October 6th, 2013

This week we had 56 new APIs added to our API directory including a service that builds word-of-mouth campaign management software providing read only access to its CRM system, a visual image search and recognition application, a ordering, inventory and point of sale management service for both retailers and suppliers, and geolocation based off of an IP address. In addition, we profiled an on demand delivery and shipping service.


Today in APIs: GoSquared’s Real-Time Analytics API, Yiftee GiftUP API for Holidays, and 10 New APIs

Greg Bates, October 1st, 2013

GoSquaredGoSquared soups up its real-time analytics API. Yiftee launches its Gift API in time for the holidays. Plus: Doximity API connects doctors to Facebook Connect, Hypermedia can show how resources are related in REST-based APIs, and 10 new APIs.


Today in APIs: OpenKit Backend for Social Games, Social Foundry’s SOAPbox API Adaptor, and 15 New APIs

Greg Bates, September 30th, 2013

OpenKitThe OpenKit back end goes live. Social Foundry’s SOAPbox API Adaptor. Plus: WebStorm puts everything at your finger tips, and 15 new APIs.


43 New APIs: Choir.io, Engage and Minicloud

Matthew Scott, September 14th, 2013

This week we had 43 new APIs added to our API directory including a centralized platform provided by the U.S government to aid small businesses, ambient sounds for real time events, a cloud service brokerage platform that, which is highly scalable and customizable, and a cloud-based hosting service that can scale up or down depending on site traffic.


Today in APIs: Paypal’s Beacon with API, The New Dial Tone is APIs, and 9 New APIs

Greg Bates, September 10th, 2013

PayPalPaypal launches Beacon and mobile payment API. APIs are the new baseline for workable platforms: without APIs, they are considered broken. Plus: iPhone 5S has CoreMotion API, tough new questions for the API economy, and 9 new APIs.


Most Popular APIs That Are No More

Adam DuVander, June 28th, 2013

Yahoo MapsMany APIs eventually find their way to the ProgrammableWeb deadpool. They end up there for various reasons: no business model, replaced by a newer service or ceased being useful. The most popular of these dead APIs are predominantly from two big tech firms: Google and Yahoo. Search and mapping make up the bulk of the functionality behind these 12 popular–but no longer available–APIs.


58 New APIs: Kodak, The White House and USDA

Wendell Santos, June 23rd, 2013

This week we had 58 new APIs added to our API directory including USDA content for economic and policy issues, White House policy content, global retail printing service, US cancer statistics and enterprise cloud computing service. In addition we covered a website quality management API and a d3 powered business analytics API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


Today in APIs: API World Conference and Expo Registration, AnyPresence Meta-API and 10 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, June 19th, 2013

Early registration for the API World Conference and Expo is ending soon. AnyPresence has launched a platform that enables integration of mobile app building tools. Plus: Social recommendations API from Jinni and 10 new APIs.


82 Address APIs: Bing Maps Geocode, CloudMade Geocoding and Geocoder

Wendell Santos, May 7th, 2013

geocoderOur API directory now includes 82 address APIs. The newest is the 1Map API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the geocoder API. We list 41 geocoder mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of address APIs.


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