Best New Mashups: Mashups using Google Plus

Wendell Santos, March 30th, 2012

Google PlusWe all know about Google Plus. We’ve talked about it here and here and it’s been covered in a million other places. Today though, we’re not concerned with how it stacks up to Facebook. Instead we just want to look at the cool things being built with the Google Plus API. These mashups all use Google Plus to support shopping, news aggregation and even other social networks.


307 Mobile APIs: Foursquare, Instagram and iTunes

Wendell Santos, March 27th, 2012

foursquareOur API directory now includes 307 mobile APIs. The newest is the Mobilepax API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the foursquare API. We list 81 foursquare mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of mobile APIs.


134 Travel APIs: Kayak, Yahoo Travel and HotelsCombined

Wendell Santos, February 28th, 2012

KayakOur API directory now includes 134 travel APIs. The newest is the TakeABreak API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Kayak API. We list 12 Kayak mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of travel APIs.


112 Advertising APIs: Google AdSense, Google AdWords and FeedBurner

Wendell Santos, February 21st, 2012

Google AdSenseOur API directory now includes 112 advertising APIs. The newest is the TagLabs ActiveTag API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Google AdSense API. We list 74 Google AdSense mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of advertising APIs.


36 APIs Used in 7 Days: Zillow, Rotten Tomatoes, Netflix

Wendell Santos, July 9th, 2011

This past week 10 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 36 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Active.com, IP2Location, Rotten Tomatoes, The Movie DB, Trulia, TweepSearch, Tweet Press, TweetARun, TweetFeel Twitter Sentiment , TweetLater, TweetRL, TweetSentiments, TweetShrink and Weather Central. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and TweetSentiments. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (8 APIs, 9 mashups), Blogging (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Music (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


32 APIs Used in 7 Days: Facebook, FourSquare, Flickr

Wendell Santos, June 25th, 2011

This past week 17 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 32 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include ActBlue, Activ Financial, Active, Business.gov , Context.IO, Dropbox, MapQuest Open Directions, RhymeBrain and SMSMyBus. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Mapping (3 APIs, 5 mashups) and Social (3 APIs, 4 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


41 New APIs: AT&T, Verizon and Live Internet Radio

Adam DuVander, February 20th, 2011

This week we had 41 new APIs added to our API directory including SMS and voicemail management service, a url shortener and monetizing service, live internet radio platform, and email marketing service. We also covered Sunlight Labs’ real-time politics API, which provides information on votes in the United States congress. Below is more detail on each of these 41 new APIs.


23 New APIs: Hyperlocal Neighborhood Data, Online Shopping Cart and Carbon Footprint Service

Adam DuVander, November 7th, 2010

This week we had 23 new APIs added to our API directory including a campground database, web based CRM and marketing system, online shopping cart software, task tracking application for agile projects, real-time carbon footprint estimates and a hyperlocal data and news aggregator. Below is more detail on each of these new APIs.


29 APIs Used in 7 Days: eBay, Facebook, Google, Kayak, LinkedIn, Twitter, Weather Channel, and YouTube

John Musser, May 29th, 2010

This past week the new mashups added to our mashup directory used 29 different APIs. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Active, ChaCha, JoyRack Games and World Time Engine. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (4 APIs, 11 mashups), Utility (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Shopping (3 APIs, 3 mashups).


An Open Mashup Alliance for Enterprise Mashups

Andres Ferrate, September 29th, 2009

omaSeveral enterprise mashup proponents, including ProgrammableWeb, have come together to form the new Open Mashup Alliance (OMA). The OMA has been founded with the goal of supporting the implementation of enterprise mashups along with an open language that promotes enterprise mashup interoperability and portability.


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