OpenSocial API

OpenSocial
Note: This is an API standard used by many API providers, not just Google. For all compatible APIs listed on ProgrammableWeb, use the [[http://www.programmableweb.com/apitag/opensocial opensocial tag]]. OpenSocial provides a common set of APIs for social applications across multiple websites. With standard JavaScript and HTML, developers can create apps that access a social networks friends and update feeds. There are two ways to access the OpenSocial API: client-side using the JavaScript API and server-side using RESTful data APIs.
Specs
http://google.com
Varies by provider
Social
XML, REST, Atom, GData
JavaScript
Varies by provider
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  • Find your friends in a map, inside your social network. Post events, photos and videos in map.
  • Create your own outfit and share it with people on social networks. Uses the Stylight API, Google Gadget and soon Google OpenSocial.
  • Display your latest Twitter updates on your Orkut profile page. Your Orkut friends can read your tweets right from within Orkut.
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I am happy about the wide support of this api. Hopefully it will allow me to replace my Myspace scraper with an opensocial call. I'll believe it when I see it.

HIT Map Blog HIT Map Blog
Deprecated
Find your friends in a map, inside your social network. Post events, photos and videos in map.
Outfit Editor
Create your own outfit and share it with people on social networks. Uses the Stylight API, Google Gadget and soon Google OpenSocial.
Twitkut Twitkut
Deprecated
Display your latest Twitter updates on your Orkut profile page. Your Orkut friends can read your tweets right from within Orkut.
Gawkk.com Gawkk.com
Gawkk.com is a community-based social video sharing website that specializes in allowing people to collect and share videos with their friends. Like Twitter for video.
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