New REST API Released for Bitrix24 Platform

Janet Wagner, March 7th, 2014

Bitrix24Bitrix24, an enterprise collaboration, project management and social network platform provider, has announced the launch of its Bitrix24 REST API, which provides developers programmatic access to the cloud version of the Bitrix24 platform.

Cloudinary Announces Multiple Add-On Partnerships

Eric Carter, March 5th, 2014

CloudinaryProgrammableWeb initially covered Cloudinary in 2012 as it was a burgeoning startup in the quickly growing cloud community. Today, Cloudinary announced a host of new image related add-ons that should help Cloudinary expand its offering and user base. Prior to the announcement, we caught up with Cloudinary CEO, Itai Lahan, to learn more.

Nexmo Launches Voice APIs

Eric Carter, February 28th, 2014

Cloud-based communications provider Nexmo has launched a new set of cloud-based voice services.

WebMeUp Enhances SEO API

Eric Carter, February 26th, 2014

WebMeUp, SEO solution provider, started pushing its SEO API during the second half of 2013. Developer adoption has been rapid; thus, WebMeUp dedicated more attention to the API and has now released some major enhancements. The new offering includes location based services and increased accuracy for rankings data.

Acision Introduces Forge API

Eric Carter, February 24th, 2014

Acision, leader in the mobile services space, has launched the Forge API. Forge constitutes an API that gives developers and enterprises access to enterprise grade communications features (e.g. SMS, VoIP, WebRTC, etc.). The API access allows developers to easily build mobile applications with such features. The new release allows users to take advantage of Acision’s carrier grade enterprise reliability with with agility expected in the mobile space. Makes First Move with Awesome Developer Program

DerryBirkett, February 20th, 2014 is receiving submissions from developers who are interested in developing ideas for Web sites, apps, extensions, or add-ons with a API and support from the staff.

Aylien’s Text Analysis API Makes Sense of the Internet

Amy Castor, February 20th, 2014

The Internet is a ransacked library with piles of books and manuscripts reaching up to the ceiling and beyond. If you want to know what people are saying about you, your product or your business, how do you find the relevant information? Aylien, a startup based in Dublin, has the answer. The company has just released a text analysis API that lets you mine huge volumes of raw text for useful information.

BoomTown and Zillow Form API Partnership to Sync Lead Gen with CRM

Eric Carter, February 19th, 2014

BoomTown, online marketing system for real estate professionals, has announced its first API integration with a third party lead generation source. BoomTown has partnered with Zillow to integrate lead information from Zillow’s Premier Agent system directly into BoomTown’s intelligent CRM platform. Launches APIdoc

Eric Carter, February 12th, 2014

Point.ioProgrammableWeb first covered last year when the API was released. The original API gave mobile apps access to data from multiple cloud storage providers. has expanded its single point of access approach with the release of APIdoc. APIdoc provides a single API that grants any application access to data that resides in a public cloud, private cloud, behind a firewall, or elsewhere. While providing seamless access to multiple data repositories, APIdoc ensures security for compliance and auditing purposes.

IBM SoftLayer CEO: APIs Put Developers in Control of the Cloud

Michael Vizard, February 10th, 2014

While there’s a lot of chest-thumping going on over who has the biggest cloud, there’s no doubt that IBM suddenly has a lot of momentum following its acquisition of SoftLayer. Amazon Web Services (AWS) remains the largest public cloud service by far in terms of the pure number of virtual machines. But when you consider more than just infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) in the cloud, IBM claims to have generated $4.4 billion in revenue across a cloud ecosystem that includes SoftLayer, 150 software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications and a vast array of cloud consulting services.

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