New Diffbot API Client Libraries Released

Janet Wagner, February 7th, 2014

DiffbotDiffbot has just announced the release of brand new client libraries for 35+ different programming languages. The company now provides developers client libraries for the Diffbot API in the most-used programming languages as well as languages that are not as common.

APIs Enter 3d Printing Industry

Ajay Ohri, November 29th, 2013

3D Printing is the process of making a physical object from a three-dimensional digital model, typically by laying down many successive layers of a material. For more than a year, according to Google Trends, 3D printing has been catching the attention of tech media and consumers alike. It has also created it’s own set of specialized publishing magazines including and In fact Gartner placed consumer 3D printing at the top of the Hype-Cycle for Emergent Technologies, 2013. Clearly, this technology is moving fast.

VidyoConferencing 3.0: New Capabilities Available With API Integration

Greg Bates, June 18th, 2013

Vidyo’s VidyoConferencing 3.0 is a major release including a new desktop conferencing system, a sharing and collaboration system,  and two new room system form factors. One of the most interesting features is Vidyoweb that works in browsers to include users of IM clients such as Skype and Google and streamlined experience for guest users on the system.

70 Jobs APIs: Indeed, Simply Hired and CareerBuilder

Wendell Santos, January 23rd, 2013

indeedOur API directory now includes 70 jobs APIs. The newest is the O*NET API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the indeed API. We list 34 indeed mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of jobs APIs.

225 Utility APIs: Google Translate, and uClassify

Wendell Santos, January 9th, 2013

Google TranslateOur API directory now includes 225 utility APIs. The newest is the Longdo Dict API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Google Translate API. We list 41 Google Translate mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of utility APIs.

66 New APIs: Amazon Mobile App, HP and Wookmark

Wendell Santos, December 16th, 2012

This week we had 66 new APIs added to our API directory including a multimedia content analysis tools, mobile device management service, Amazon mobile app creation tools, enterprise web conferencing platform, image collection and sharing service. Additionally we covered quick and easy messaging with Flocknote’s API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

Today in APIs: Google Maps Adds iOS SDK, Tableau and Google Analytics Connect and 12 New APIs

Wendell Santos, December 13th, 2012

Google MapsToday brings the release of the long anticipated Google Maps app and SDK for iOS. Data Visualization provider Tableau previews their Google Analytics connector. Plus: TinEye’s color search API adds to its image recognition platform and 12 new APIs.

Systran API: Found in Translation

Greg Bates, October 31st, 2012

SYSTRAN LinksSystran’s API automates projects that can use machine translation. Based on traditional TCP/IP architecture, the API and its software rely on statistical techniques to learn from existing and validated translations. According to  Systran’s API webpage, the API is used wordwide for everything from website translation to interactive chat, from email solutioms to database translation and desktop uses.

Today In APIs: WhyGo Conference Facilities API, Socialcam Opens API and 22 New APIs

Romin Irani, September 4th, 2012

SocialcamGet access to more than 3000 public video conferencing facilities via WhyGo API, Socialcam gives API access to public videos. Plus:  Speed up your API Integration, Open Source Civic Wiki Adds API to Project and 22 New APIs.

Breezy Button Presents Game Changer for Mobile Print

Eric Carter, July 11th, 2012

BreezyBreezy enhanced its robust API offering by unveiling the Breezy Button. The Breezy Button aims to allow any developer to add print and fax support to his or her app with minimal overhead. The Breezy Button leverages Breezy’s mobile infrastructure and Breezy API. The Breezy Button eliminates the need to exit an app in order to print.

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