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We've added 7 APIs to the ProgrammableWeb API directory in categories such as Games, News Services, and Weather. Here's a summary of what's new.
A coder using the name “offensive-computing” used 23andMe’s API to access the company’s genetic records to build a tool that blocks users from websites based on genetic makeup.
Eleven APIs have been added to ProgrammableWeb today in such categories as Robots, Government, and Reference. Here's a summary of what is new to the directory.
The Glidera API enables wallet developers to enhance their applications by allowing users to easily and securely buy and sell Bitcoin within those applications.
Netflix has released a developer preview of its data fetching library known as Falcor. Falcor is used to power Netflix's UIs and is now open source.
Runscope has updated and relaunched its API. The new API fully automates API testing. The entire Runscope feature set is integrated with existing infrastructure.
Yahoo added a handful of features to the main toolset developers use for interacting with its online content and services--most notably Tumblr.
Mozilla announced a number of add-on development tools for its Firefox browser. Among the announcements, the WebExtension API simplifies cross-browser extension development.