25 APIs Used in 7 Days: Twitter, Foursquare, Last.fm

Wendell Santos, November 12th, 2011

This past week 21 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 25 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include BART, Biodiversity Heritage Library, Chicago Transit Authority, CTA Bus Tracker, Metro Realtime, Tradeshift, TransiCast, TriMet, TripIt and Yahoo Fantasy Sports. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Twilio and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Transportation (6 APIs, 6 mashups), Social (4 APIs, 11 mashups) and Other (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


37 APIs Used in 7 Days: Facebook, Google Maps, TypePad and Freebase

Adam DuVander, May 8th, 2011

This past week 12 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 37 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include 43Things, Cheezburger, Cirip, GitHub, Google Gears, Klout, Netvibes, Plancast, Qwerly, SMSMyBus, Social Archive, TypePad and Vodpod. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and Spotify Metadata. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (7 APIs, 11 mashups), Other (4 APIs, 4 mashups) and Blogging (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


23 APIs Used in 7 Days: YouTube, Google Fusion Tables and Twitter

Adam DuVander, April 23rd, 2011

This past week 10 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 23 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include BookMooch, EEA Discomap, Fitbit, Google Fusion Tables, Hunch, InfoChimps Twitter, ISBN db and LibraryThing. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, InfoChimps Twitter and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (4 APIs, 7 mashups), Reference (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Other (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


32 APIs Used in 7 Days: Facebook, LinkedIn, Yelp and MTV

Adam DuVander, February 5th, 2011

This past week 23 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 Alcatel-Lucent Open, Facebook Graph, Facebook Social Plugins, Goodreads, Google Geocoding and Google Single SignOn. The most often used APIs this week are Twilio, Twilio SMS and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (5 APIs, 9 mashups), Search (3 APIs, 5 mashups) and Mapping (3 APIs, 6 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


24 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, Bing, Facebook, Google, Last.fm, and Twitter

John Musser, November 29th, 2009

This past week 20 new mashups were add to our mashup directory and 24 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Goodreads, Norway Weather, Playme, Rezgo, Tweetmeme, and the USGS Elevation Query Service. The most often used APIs this week are Amazon eCommerce, Google Maps, and Twitter. And the most frequently used types of APIs were Mapping (6 APIs, 14 mashups), and Social (3 APIs, 7 mashups), Internet (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups.


20 APIs Used This Week: Amazon, Bing, Digg, eBay, Facebook, Google, YouTube, and Zazzle

John Musser, November 22nd, 2009

This past week 15 new mashups were add to our mashup directory and 20 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include GamePro, Goodreads, and Maponics. The most often used APIs this week are Google App Engine, Google Maps, and Twitter.
Shopping (4 APIs, 4 mashups), Mapping (3 APIs, 9 mashups), and Search (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Google Announces Book Search APIs

Jordan Running, October 2nd, 2008

Google has announced several very interesting updates to its Book Search tools, including an embeddable viewer for book previews and a data API. These should open-up a wide range of book-related applications. This follows-up on Google’s release in March when they launched the first API for Google Book Search, the Book Viewability API.


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