81 New APIs: Google, Revel and Instafilter.io

Wendell Santos, October 21st, 2012
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This week we had 81 new APIs added to our API directory including a Google Apps reseller account management service, iPad point-of-sale service, photo manipulation service, customer feedback service and a customer loyalty program service. We also covered three APIs for beating CAPTCHAs and reviewed the DynaMed clinical reference API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


27 Radio APIs: BBC, NPR and Yes Broadcast DB

Wendell Santos, October 16th, 2012

BBCOur API directory now includes 27 radio APIs. The newest is the Livio Connect API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the BBC API. We list 28 BBC mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of radio APIs.


96 New APIs: Adobe PhoneGap, Alcatel-Lucent and Hipmob

Wendell Santos, October 14th, 2012

This week we had 96 new APIs added to our API directory including a cloud-based app compiler, IMS application platform, mobile live chat service, time tracking service and media access service. We also covered Reel Surfer’s video editing API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


Today in APIs: OpenStack Seeks to Provide an AWS Alternative, Firefox Steps Closer to Increased Social Integration and 23 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, October 12th, 2012

TellgramCloudScaling is helping to provide OpenStack with Google Compute Engine Integration. Firefox 17 Beta Provides preliminary support for the company’s new Social API. Plus: 23 New APIs including the Tellgram API.


50 Television APIs: BBC, Dailymotion and Justin.tv

Wendell Santos, September 11th, 2012

BBCOur API directory now includes 50 television APIs. The newest is the Fliqz API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the BBC API. We list 28 BBC mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of television APIs.


The Fellowship of the Newsroom

Curtis C. Chen, July 27th, 2012

Are you tired of seeing anchor desks and news bylines dominated by middle-aged white dudes? Do you have radical ideas for changing journalism as we know it through the use of technology? Then maybe you should apply to be a 2012/13 Knight-Mozilla Fellow.


SpeakLike’s API to Language Barriers: Hasta La Vista, Baby

Greg Bates, June 18th, 2012

SpeakLike TranslationAccording to a BBC news story, SpeakLike “crowd sources work to its pool of 3,000 translators, They can translate your blog into 35 languages and, incredibly, can even do tweets and live chats.” Plus, they have the SpeakLike API.


62 Real Time APIs: Twitter, Thrutu and Pusher

Wendell Santos, April 17th, 2012

Twitter StreamingOur API directory now includes 62 real time APIs. The newest is the Telsolutions API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is a tie between the Twitter Streaming API and the Thrutu API. We list 5 Twitter Streaming mashups and 5 Thrutu mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of real time APIs.


30 APIs Used in 7 Days: LinkedIn, CloudMine and Wikipedia

Wendell Santos, February 4th, 2012

This past week 19 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 30 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Clicky, CloudMine, Ergast, Idescat, Library of Congress Prints & Photographs, PubNub JavaScript Push, SHOUTcast Radio and Teambox. The most often used APIs this week are DonorsChoose, Google Maps and LinkedIn. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Music (6 APIs, 6 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Internet (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


160 Music APIs: Last.fm, SoundCloud and Spotify

Wendell Santos, January 18th, 2012

Last.fmOur API directory now includes 160 music APIs. The newest is the Spotify Apps API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Last.fm API. We list 206 Last.fm mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of music APIs.


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