There are now a number of backend-as-a-service companies focused on mobile developers. We list 6 backend APIs that help with common mobile tasks, including the Cocoafish API, which was today acquired by Appcelerator. But it's a much bigger ecosystem, as shown in the infographic below.
||Skygear provides a backend which can integrate functionality with applications such as chat, push notifications, user management, geolocation, sync capabilities, and bots. Additionally, Skygear...||Backend||08.10.2016|
Microsoft Excel REST
||The Microsoft Excel REST API for Office 365 allows developers to integrate Microsoft Excel into their own applications and systems. The API provides methods for interacting with worksheets, tables,...||Office||08.10.2016|
||Projector is a user engagement system dedicated to mobile based in San Francisco. Projector was founded by seasoned startup veterans and venture-backed by top-tier firms. Actionable notifications and...||Mobile||08.01.2016|
AT&T In-App Messaging
||The ATT In-App Messaging API allows you to send, receive, update, and delete MMS and SMS messages on behalf of a specific user after confirming explicit user consent. You can send messages to phone...||Applications||07.27.2016|
||This API is used with the TestFairy REST API and various plugins such as Gradle, Jenkins and Bamboo, to streamline your build process and upload APKs or IPAs directly to TestFairy. TestFairy offers...||Testing||07.27.2016|