38 Scheduling APIs: Buffer, LiquidPlanner and Todo.ly

Wendell Santos, July 17th, 2013

BufferOur API directory now includes 38 scheduling APIs. The newest is the T Dispatch Passengers API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Buffer API. We list 1 Buffer mashup. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of scheduling APIs.


Today in APIs: Skype to Kill Desktop API, Stormpath Joins AWS Marketplace, and 13 New APIs

Greg Bates, July 15th, 2013

SkypeSkype is closing its desktop API at the end of 2013. Stormpath joins the AWS marketplace and partner network. Plus: a hack-day tool for parsing civic data and 13 new APIs.


The Newsroom: Public Insight Network API Connects Journalists with Local Sources

Mark Boyd, July 15th, 2013

Public Insight NetworkThe new Public Insight Network API from American Public Media aims to help journalists and media outlets more easily connect with community sources when drafting news content based on local issues.


30 Community APIs: Seesmic, Social Actions and Creative Commons

Wendell Santos, June 26th, 2013

SeesmicOur API directory now includes 30 community APIs. The newest is the Crypto::Stocks API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Seesmic API. We list 3 Seesmic mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of community APIs.


49 New APIs: New Google APIs, Google Reader Replacement and Movement Tracking

Wendell Santos, June 16th, 2013

This week we had 49 new APIs added to our API directory including a movement activity tracking application, online calendar service, cloud-based MySQL database, RSS reader service and image recognition service. We also covered an API to help keep crowdfunding safe and how to increase engagement with the Newsweaver API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.


Today in APIs: Unofficial Vine API, CiRBA VM Placement API and 10 New APIs

Romin Irani, June 11th, 2013

Developers start reverse engineering Vine App and release unofficial API Clients. CirBA Capacity Control API adds Virtual Machine Placement Logic within internal Cloud Management Platforms. Plus:  Parasoft introduces an API Testing Solution and 10 new APIs.


Today in APIs: Windows 8.1 APIs, Microsoft YouTube Application and 9 New APIs

Romin Irani, May 28th, 2013

Windows 8.1 features APIs that support 4K resolution displays. Microsoft and Google put aside their differences to work together on a new YouTube Application. Plus:  An introduction to Google Glass’ Face Recognition API and 9 new APIs.


92 Shipping APIs: FedEx, US Postal Service and UPS

Wendell Santos, May 1st, 2013

FedExOur API directory now includes 92 APIs. The newest is the EasyPost API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the FedEx API. We list 19 FedEx mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of shipping APIs.


466 Mapping APIs: Google Maps, Bing Maps and Foursquare

Kevin Sundstrom, April 30th, 2013

Google MapsOur API directory now includes 466 mapping APIs. The newest is the 1Map API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Google Maps API. We list an amazing 2454 Google Maps mashups.


The Argument for Real-Time REST APIs

Guest Author, March 5th, 2013

ZapierAPIs enable incredible customization. No longer are customers locked into a specific interface or feature set: they can modify and augment core functionality as they see fit. It is incredibly liberating, but just deploying any old API isn’t enough. You need to really understand how people use your API. Luckily, you can group most API usage into one of two buckets: reading and writing.


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