Releases Private Messaging API

Janet Wagner, December 14th, 2012, a subscription-based social feed and API, has announced the release of the Messaging API which allows developers to add messaging functionality to third-party apps.

API Jobs from Intuit, Target, 3scale and Heroku

John Sheehan, November 30th, 2012

API Jobs As a Minnesota native, it’s nice to see one of my hometown companies like Target open up a position for an API Engineer. In addition to that position, we’ve got openings from Intuit, 3scale and Heroku.

API Jobs from Facebook and Mashery

John Sheehan, November 16th, 2012

API Jobs After last week’s flurry of activity we’ve got some new management role openings this week from Facebook and Mashery.

152 UK APIs: BBC, BBC Music and CloudMade

Wendell Santos, November 13th, 2012

BBCOur API directory now includes 152 UK APIs. The newest is the Service-X 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 UK APIs.

API Jobs from Visa, Box, Mashery, DocuSign, Bloomberg and Getty Images

John Sheehan, November 9th, 2012

API Jobs Busy week! We’ve got nine job openings this week in a variety of roles. Also notable this time around is the platform positions at companies not typically known for their API work: Visa, Bloomberg and Getty Images. As more and more companies continue to build an API strategy we’ll continue to see even more of these types of openings.

API Jobs from Bloomberg, Getty Images and Gracious Eloise

John Sheehan, October 26th, 2012

API JobsThe Bay Area streak has been broken! Today’s jobs are all based in New York City and represent three areas NYC is known for: finance, media and startups.

Today in APIs: Continuuity is Platform as a Service For Big Data, Hackathon Recap and 10 New APIs

Wendell Santos, October 25th, 2012

Founded by former Yahoo and Facebook vets, Continuuity releases their Platform as a Service for big data. Read a recap of the first ever Hackathon. Plus: Kii launches carrier-grade, self-service cloud for mobile app developers, improving the API developer experience and 10 new APIs.
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API Jobs from Zencoder, Turn and Twilio

John Sheehan, October 5th, 2012

API JobsThis weeks post features two jobs that are located in San Francisco and one that is 26 miles southeast in Redwood City. Todays job listings include Turn, Zencoder, and Twilio.

New Incentive Program Financially Rewards Developers for Using the API

Janet Wagner, October 2nd, 2012, Dalton Caldwell’s proposed ad-free Twitter-alternative, has launched an experimental Developer Incentive Program to financially reward developers that create innovative and popular applications using the API.

255 SMS APIs: Twilio SMS, Tropo and Nexmo

Wendell Santos, October 2nd, 2012

Twilio SMSOur API directory now includes 255 SMS APIs. The newest is the Msg2send API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Twilio SMS API. We list 171 Twilio SMS mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of SMS APIs.

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