Single purpose API
The growth of APIs owes a lot of thanks to mobile. The reverse is also true, as APIs make possible much of what happens on mobile devices. Along the way, popular API segments have grown with mobile-specific offerings. Perhaps predictably, mobile payments is one of those areas of hyper growth. The most recent crop of mobile payment APIs focuses on specific platforms much of the time, either in addition to or instead of a more universal RESTful API.
Micro-commerce is an emerging global trend, from the microcredit pioneered by Nobel Prize winner Muhammad Yunus, to micropayment systems offered by companies like ZayPay. ZayPay is used for payments for online services, game sites, dating sites, and others. And now they have an API.
||The Lookups API offers information about a phone number such as region-specific formatting, carrier details, and caller name information. Each request can obtain 1 or more types of data. This API...||Telephony||08.23.2016|
||The PayPlug API integrates payments into websites. It allows to notify customers about new refunds. Requests and responses are available in JSON format with API Key authentication.||Payments||08.18.2016|
||The Zilkr API platform opens up a company's communication infrastructure to connect with third parties. It allows a company that provides, resells, or manages communication services to become...||Text||08.17.2016|
||KYC SiteScan allows developers to automate the Know Your Customer and Know Your Vendor data collection and reporting processes. The API offers customer enrollment, underwriting, and compliance...||Compliance||08.10.2016|
Slack Events Webhooks
||The Events API allows developers to build applications that respond to activities in Slack. User and bot based event subscriptions can be received in JSON format. Once event types are specified,...||Messaging||08.10.2016|