Point.io Launches APIdoc

Eric Carter, February 12th, 2014

Point.ioProgrammableWeb first covered Point.io last year when the Point.io API was released. The original API gave mobile apps access to data from multiple cloud storage providers. Point.io has expanded its single point of access approach with the release of APIdoc. APIdoc provides a single API that grants any application access to data that resides in a public cloud, private cloud, behind a firewall, or elsewhere. While providing seamless access to multiple data repositories, APIdoc ensures security for compliance and auditing purposes.

Unbabel Combines Machine and Human Translation

Patricio Robles, February 11th, 2014

For many companies, translation is seen as an either-or proposition: Either you have humans performing translations, or you accept what a machine provides. But a Portugal-based start-up called Unbabel thinks it can provide better translations more cost-efficiently by offering the best of both worlds.

54 New APIs: Marvel Comics, NY Stock Exchange, and OECD

Melody Clark, February 9th, 2014

This week, we had 54 new APIs added to our API directory including a mobile advertising platform, an API for the Finland National Gallery of Art, and a platform for building and managing video games. We also covered a twist in the eCommerce game with Cashtie now accepting cash payments for digital goods.

Today in APIs: TipTap Lab Launches Psychology API, and 11 New APIs

Eric Carter, February 7th, 2014

TipTap LabTipTap Lab has launched the Psychology API to capture and measure psychological traits. Symphony FinTech announced multiple APIs for access to its automated trading systems. Plus, a discussion on API documentation and 11 new APIs.

Today in APIs: Twitter Data Grants, and 11 New APIs

Greg Bates, February 6th, 2014

TwitterTwitter is opening its massive public and historical data to select research institutions. Re-Leased makes it possible to manage property in the cloud with an accounting API. Plus: a 5 steps webinar for mobile security, Google sharing map data with game developers and has an API in the works, and 11 new APIs.

52 New APIs: USPS Calculator, Spark, and Musicovery

Melody Clark, February 2nd, 2014

This week, we had 52 new APIs added to our API directory including a music information site, a PassBook passes building & management service, and a financial trading platform. We also discussed APIs, caching, and data delivery.

Today in APIs: OneRoof Energy Launches API Library, and 12 New APIs

Eric Carter, January 31st, 2014

OneRoof Energy has released a residential solar API library. Plus, W3C releases draft NFC API and 12 new APIs.

Today in APIs: Docker Launches API, and 10 New APIs

Greg Bates, January 30th, 2014

DockerDocker launches an API to run applications on servers and multiple platforms. The Mendix enterprise application platform now has an API. Plus: 10 new APIs.

50 New APIs: Gittip, CaptchaCoin, and Vodacom

Melody Clark, January 26th, 2014

This week, we had 50 new APIs added to our API directory including a travel deals site, a mobile application marketing platform, and a tool for building SMS applications. We also featured a story detailing the most popular APIs, including some surprises.

Today in APIs: The GRAMMYs Chooses Rdio’s API to Drive Official App, and 12 New APIs

Eric Carter, January 24th, 2014

RdioThe GRAMMY Awards have integrated the Rdio API into the GRAMMYs App. Topple Track expands the application abilities of its API. Plus, fitness APIs continue to rise and 12 new APIs.

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