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Digital maps and mapping platforms are very popular these days. This article features the top 10 most popular mapping APIs on ProgrammableWeb.
While many other BaaS providers are focusing on the enterprise market, Httphub offers a simple BaaS solution that can work for many applications and a broad audience of developers.
Social APIs span a wide range of capabilities and meet wide-ranging criteria for organizations. These APIs rank among the best in the category.
No two businesses are the same and your organization needs to ask these important questions when deciding on a public or private API strategy.
An important part of the product development lifecycle is measurement, evaluating the results of the labor and effort on a product, and validating one’s assumptions and assertions.
Segment CEO Peter Reinhardt says replacing middle managers with APIs will have dire consequences. But is there another view?
This article takes a detailed look at how the FlowDiscuss web app was built by leveraging the power of a variety of APIs.
This article features companies that sell wearable electronics designed for consumers interested in personal health, fitness culture and quantified self.
Music APIs span a wide range of capabilities and meet wide-ranging criteria. These APIs rank among the best in the category.
Sometimes, API design is dictated by external forces over which you have no control. In which case, Kimono Labs' "transformation-as-a-service" might very well come in handy.
While the Supreme Court considers the question of API copyrightability in the context of Oracle's lawsuit against Google, a press release raises the question of API patentability.
Launch of new Trakt website and API caught some Trakt third-party app developers completely by surprise, highlighting the importance of an API deprecation policy.
Despite Instagram having fixed an API vulnerability, supposedly private photos are still vulnerable to unauthorized access thus proving how difficult API security can be.
Often viewed as a technological laggard, the US Government is breaking the mold when it comes to APIs one agency at at time.
Health apps may come into contact with data protected under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). APIs can help developers to achieve compliance.
Mitmproxy, a Python console program used to intercept and examine supposedly secure API traffic, has become a go-to tool for individuals looking to reverse engineer private APIs.