105 Entertainment APIs: Rovi, Dailymotion and Sony Online Entertainment

Wendell Santos, June 25th, 2013

Rovi Cloud ServicesOur API directory now includes 105 entertainment APIs. The newest is the Boxfish API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Rovi Cloud Services API. We list 10 Rovi Cloud Services mashups. The Rovi Cloud Services API was also our most popular movies API. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of entertainment APIs.

40 Reviews APIs: TripAdvisor, Shopzilla and US Yellow Pages

Wendell Santos, June 18th, 2013

ShopzillaOur API directory now includes 40 reviews APIs. The newest is the Open Game API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Shopzilla API. We list 27 Shopzilla mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of reviews APIs.

57 New APIs: Checkbox, Drillster, and Glow

Kevin Sundstrom, February 17th, 2013

This week we had 57 new APIs added to our API directory including an international discount hotel room search service, an online billing system, an esport event tools, a mobile advertising service, a hosted survey and questionnaire service, a spam-resistant short-term contact service and a french banking application service. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

API Spotlight: Wedding Perks, Mobpartner, and Valutec APIs

Matthew Scott, February 15th, 2013

Data Science ToolkitOf the many APIs we publishes this week, eleven were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll toss those eleven into the spotlight, which include the Data Science Toolkit API. The API is a collection of open data sets and open-source tools for data science. These tools consists of Geodict, Text to Places, File to Text, Street Address Coordinates, and 6 more that can be found on their website. To learn more about the Data Science Toolkit API visit the Data Science site as well as the Data Science Toolkit API blog post.

iDreamBooks API Gives Developers Access to Crowdsourced Book Reviews

Eric Carter, February 12th, 2013

iDreamBooksiDreamBooks, book review aggregator, deems itself the “rottentomatoes.com for books.” iDreamBooks searches reviews across media outlets and compiles the data to a single, comprehensive repository of review. iDreamBooks offers developers access to the reviews through the iDreamBooks API.

Today In APIs: Rise of Mobile Banking, Backplane Protocol and 13 New APIs

Romin Irani, February 12th, 2013

Echo StreamServerFinancial Institutions get ready to reinvent mobile banking. Echo Backplane real-time integration protocol sees significant traction. Plus: Apigee launches Big Data Analytics platform, London Web Summit Hackday and 13 new APIs.

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