API Spotlight: Invisiblehand, Honeywell Comfort Control and Beanbooks API

Matthew Scott, September 15th, 2013

InvisibleHandOf the many APIs we published this week, eight were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll illuminate those eight by throwing them into the spotlight. The eight included the Invisible Hand API.  Invisible Hand, web browser add-on, is dedicated to informing the user of the cheapest price on millions of products ranging from flight discounts to tooth brushes. It does so by matching UPC, ISBN and EANs to products from the search box. Furthermore, it includes roughly 700 retailers and 600 Airlines and has saved users a breath taking one billin dollars since its inception. To learn more about the Invisible Hand API visit the Invisible Hand site as well as the Invisible Hand API blog post.


Facebook’s New Keyword Insights API: Media and Market Reactions

Mark Boyd, September 12th, 2013

A new Facebook Keyword Insights API has been made available to a select range of media partners in the United States, allowing registered developers to create finer-grain, real-time data analysis of popular reactions to the latest news, sport and pop culture stories.


33 Webhook APIs: Assembla, Mailchimp and Podio

Matthew Scott, September 4th, 2013

FacebookOur API directory now includes 33 webhooks APIs. The newest is the Inflectus API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Facebook API. We list 403 Facebook mashups.


53 New APIs: General Motors, Google Real Time Reporting and Torpio

Wendell Santos, August 18th, 2013

This week we had 53 new APIs added to our API directory including an application development platform for GM vehicles, browser testing service, real-time data from Google Analytics, location-based analytics service and cloud application extension service. In addition we covered a managed video platform. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


43 New APIs: StubHub, AppURL and Miniflux

Wendell Santos, August 11th, 2013

This week we had 43 new APIs added to our API directory including a service to connect applications to HTTP URLs, online marketplace for event tickets, RSS feed reading service, application monetization platform and human body 3D imaging service. We also covered an API to help with the recruiting process as well as a bug reporting service. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


Today in APIs: Samsung Developer Conference Registration Opens Next Friday and 19 New APIs

Kevin Sundstrom, August 7th, 2013

Samsung announced today that its first developer conference will begin registration on Friday, August 16th. Plus: Google Cloud Platform Updates, Move Beyond Enterprise IT to an API Strategy, and 19 new APIs.


Today in APIs: Sunlight Foundation’s API Portal, US Gov’s Open Source API Management, and 14 New APIs

Greg Bates, August 5th, 2013

Sunlight Foundation Influence ExplorerSunlight Foundation has added an API portal to make government more transparent, as well as an interactive query builder. US government turns to open source for its API management solution. Plus: is API management wagging the dog? Also, Philips combines Hue lightbulbs with API for bright idea, and 14 new APIs.


46 New APIs: Runscope, The Washington Post and Call Loop

Wendell Santos, August 4th, 2013

This week we had 46 new APIs added to our API directory including a personalization and content engine, US health insurance plans and information service, API support tools, SMS messaging and voice broadcasting, mobile operations management service. In addition we covered an API for targeted video campaigns. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


Today in APIs: Lob’s Printing API, Caringo CloudScaler 2.0, Facebook Page Location API, and 16 NEW APIs

Eric Carter, July 26th, 2013

LobThe Lob API might be the simplest way to integrate printing into applications. Caringo’s CloudScaler 2.0 features Amazon S3 API support. Facebook adds Page Locations API. Plus: SendGrid joins Google Cloud Platform Partner Program, SiteScout rolls out API, Nest potentially opening an API, and 16 new APIs.


Best New Mashups: The Latest Facebook Mashups

Wendell Santos, June 21st, 2013

FacebookFacebook continues to be a popular platform with developers and the Facebook API is one of our top five most viewed profile pages. Today we’ll take a look at some of the newer mashups to appear in our directory that make use of Facebook. These include a social exercise app, a social network for photographers and a word of mouth advertising system. Read below for more information on each of these.


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