37 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, Digg, eBay, Foursquare, Google, Twitter, YouTube and Zillow

John Musser, April 16th, 2010

This past week 15 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 37 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include CorpWatch, ImageShack, LongURL, Scribd, Scribd iPaper, Tweetmeme and TweetPhoto. The most often used APIs this week are Flickr, Google Maps and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Office (6 APIs, 6 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 7 mashups) and Video (3 APIs, 3 mashups).


Best New Mashups: Get At Hidden Data

Adam DuVander, April 1st, 2010

FacebookMost mashups rely on data from other APIs to do their thing. That’s part of the power of open APIs. There’s a special class of mashup that we’re featuring today. These extract additional data, hidden from casual view. Now you can find out where that short URL points, the lyrics (and more) for any song, or the spot where you can meet in the middle–as long as you can spell rendezvous.


27 APIs Combined to Build 12 Mashups: Twitter, YouTube, Google, BBC, Billboard, Amazon, Facebook, and Flickr

John Musser, March 20th, 2010

This past week 12 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 27 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Bandsintown, BBC Music and Billboard. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, Google Maps Flash and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Music (7 APIs, 8 mashups), Mapping (4 APIs, 10 mashups) and Search (2 APIs, 2 mashups).


30 APIs Used in 7 Days: Bing, Facebook, Flickr, Google, Netflix, Salesforce.com, Twitter, YouTube

John Musser, February 13th, 2010

This past week 14 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 30 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Bandsintown, Collecta, IP Location and OneRiot. The most often used APIs this week are Box.net, Twitter and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Search (7 APIs, 8 mashups), Music (4 APIs, 5 mashups) and Social (3 APIs, 8 mashups).


Get 60,000 Concert Setlists with the Setlist.fm API

Matthew Casperson, February 8th, 2010

setlist.fmSetlist.fm, a service that allows music buffs to post setlists from live music performances, has opened up access to a beta version of their API.


Top 10 YouTube Mashups of All Time

Adam DuVander, February 2nd, 2010

YouTubeWe list 423 YouTube mashups in our directory. Naturally, some are better than others. Below are our Top 10, as determined by popularity and editorial judgment.


15 API Used in 7 Days: Calais, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, MusicBrainz, SoundCloud, and Twitter

John Musser, December 12th, 2009

This past week the new mashups added to our mashup directory used 15 different APIs. The most often used APIs this week are Flickr, Twilio, and Twitter. And the most frequently used types of APIs were Social (4 APIs, 6 mashups), Music (3 APIs, 4 mashups), and Bookmarks (1 API, 1 mashup).


39 APIs Used in 7 Days – Semantic Web, Music, Gov and Twitter Mashups

John Musser, June 14th, 2009

This past week 27 new mashups were add to our mashup directory and 39 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs used this week include BBC Music, Evri, LazyTune, New York Times Congress, SemanticHacker, True Knowledge. The types of APIs most often used were: Search APIs (5 APIs, 7 mashups), eCommerce APIs (4 APIs, 6 mashups), and Mapping APIs (4 APIs, 14 mashups), with the top 3 APIs used this week Google Maps, Twitter, and YouTube. The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:


This Week in Mashups: 24 APIs Used in 7 Days

John Musser, March 29th, 2009

Each week here at ProgrammableWeb we have dozens of new mashups added to our mashup directory. And each week these applications use dozens of different APIs, often in unexpected ways and in unique combinations. For example, this past week there were 23 new mashups added which in total used 24 different APIs (some APIs were used once, some many times). To give a sense of the breadth, the list below shows you which APIs were used by which mashups:


Semantic Web Mashups and Freebase

John Musser, March 20th, 2008

Want to see who influenced Marcel Duchamp, or who he was influenced by, or his peers? Yesterday’s Mashup of the Day, Free Influencer, is one semantic web style way to see these connections.


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