6 APIs Used in 7 Days: Instagram, OpenStreetMap and Edmunds.com

Wendell Santos, August 3rd, 2013

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 6 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Edmunds.com Vehicle, I Need a Bargain and Woot. The most often used APIs this week are Edmunds.com Vehicle, Google Maps and OpenStreetMap. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (2 APIs, 4 mashups), Shopping (2 APIs, 2 mashups) and Photos (1 APIs, 1 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Today in APIs: Mailgun Email Validation API, Cloudmade’s Authorization API, and 12 New APIs

Greg Bates, July 29th, 2013

MailgunMailgun launches new API to verify emails in webforms. Cloudmade’s API launched for clients to securely authorize against CloudMade’s servers. Plus: Beer mapping, the most profane API ever, and 12 new APIs.

Mailgun’s Guardpost API Makes Email Validation Easier

The Mailgun API, called “Guardpost,” validates emails typed into forms by users. A Mailgun account is required to use the service, but use of the API itself is free.


29 APIs Used in 7 Days: GitHub, SendGrid and Goodreads

Wendell Santos, July 27th, 2013

This past week 6 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 29 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Assembla, Baby Names, Behance, Coderwall Profile, Dribbble, Envato, Forrst, Geeklist, Hacker News Mobile, jsFiddle, Launchpad, Ohloh, Plunker, Primal, Readability , RubyGems and ScraperWiki. The most often used APIs this week are Dribbble, Rotten Tomatoes and ScraperWiki. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (7 APIs, 7 mashups), Tools (4 APIs, 4 mashups) and Other (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Best New Mashups: The Latest Rotten Tomatoes Mashups

Wendell Santos, July 26th, 2013

Rotten TomatoesGrowing up, summertime always meant movies. While this summer has seen a spectacular run of flops, there are still good movies to watch in the theaters not to mention the choices avilable through streaming or on demand. Rotten Tomatoes has always been a handy option for finding out the latest news and reviews on movies. This week we’ll take a look recent mashups that all make use of the Rotten Tomatoes API. Read below for more details.


Today in APIs: Sitescout’s API Makes RTB Accessible and Seculert Releases V2.0

Greg Bates, July 23rd, 2013

SiteScoutSitescout makes real time bidding available to developers and entrepreneurs. Seculert releases V2.0 with new features. Plus: Heroku Platform API OAuth in Public Beta.


Heroku Adds OAuth 2.0 Support to Platform API

Eric Carter, July 23rd, 2013

HerokuA few months ago, ProgrammableWeb announced the release of Heroku’s Platform API, which allowed developers to integrate the Heroku platform with third party applications and services. Now, Heroku has launched a public beta for OAuth 2.0 support for the Platform API. OAuth 2.0 support allows developers to control service needs as opposed to offering full service access to all user accounts.


8 APIs Used in 7 Days: ESPN, Rdio and Instagram

Wendell Santos, July 20th, 2013

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 8 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include htm2pdf and Rdio. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Facebook Graph and Google Maps. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Photos (2 APIs, 2 mashups), Social (2 APIs, 2 mashups) and Mapping (1 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


11 APIs Used in 7 Days: Zillow, Google Maps and Google AdSense

Wendell Santos, June 15th, 2013

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 11 different APIs were used to build them. and ome of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Brewery DB. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, indeed and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (3 APIs, 4 mashups), Search (1 APIs, 1 mashups) and Video (1 APIs, 1 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


Best New Mashups: Mashups for Father’s Day Weekend

Wendell Santos, June 14th, 2013

Brewery DBFather’s Day weekend is again upon us. Growing up, my dad was always the hardest to shop for. I couldn’t always tell what he would like and if he did like it, he had a tendency to buy it for himself. This week we’ll look at some mashups that might help spark some ideas for those dads that are hard to get gifts for. The mashups include a little something for every dad out there including beer, hiking, golfing and movies. Read below for more details on each. ProgrammableWeb would like to wish a Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there.


35 Restaurant APIs: Unofficial Open Table, Food Genius and Menu Mania

Wendell Santos, June 5th, 2013

Menu ManiaOur API directory now includes 35 restaurant APIs. The newest is the Hoppit API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Menu Mania API. We list 6 Menu Mania mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of restaurant APIs.


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