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Markus Lanthaler developed JSON-LD and Hydra to help streamline the creation of Web APIs. HisAPIcon UK talk introduced both and discussed how linked data can be used in API design.
Based on Louis Dorard's talk at APIcon UK, this article looks at the various business opportunities that have arisen due to predictive APIs and how organizations can leverage them.
Working with a third party platform can turn your product into a thriving business. This article looks at what you should consider when deciding what platform to build your app on.
Article highlighting the top 10 sports APIs on ProgrammableWeb; API capabilities include activity tracking, fantasy sports, event tickets search and live sports scores.
The Internet of Things brings many constraints and opportunities to API designers. This article explores how some of the tenets of API design can apply to IoT.
This article highlights the top 10 financial APIs on ProgrammableWeb. Capabilities provided by these APIs include digital payments, accessing currency exchange rates, and more.
The Oracle v. Google case could see APIs deemed copyrightable, posing a potential threat to the API economy. This article takes a look at how we got here.
This article highlights companies using deep learning-based computer vision technology and/or providing platforms featuring automatic photo tagging and classification services.
Public APIs offer vast resources but organizations must weigh the pros and cons when choosing whether to grow their business with this technology. This article takes a closer look.
ProgrammableWeb publishes an excerpt from Michael Stowe's Undisturbed REST: A Guide To Designing The Perfect API. This chapter looks at the art of API planning.
At Google I/O 2015, Google announced a new version of Google Now that can snoop on your application activity without requiring developers to recode their apps.
SDKs from IoT platform Temboo have been embedded into new hardware chips from Samsung and Qualcomm, giving devs a new market entry point for building IoT products.