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After seeking out people in the developer community who shared their data interoperability issue, Yet Analytics received surprising help from the US Department of Defence.
Jim Fowler, CEO of the new Owler, explains where APIs fit in to their global vision and why data-as-a-service business models need to be more than data aggregators
Thirty-one cities agree to API standards in a new initiative between the FIWARE open API platform and the Connected Smart Cities Network.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration has adopted cutting edge API uptake strategies to bring their API tools to a wider audience.
The launch of a new API portal shows how governments around the world are focusing on government API discoverability.
XOData is an API exploration and visualization tool that helps developers understand the entities and resources available in an API using the OData standard.
A new international data hackathon event series aims to encourage developers to use APIs to create smart city applications.
The UK Treasury is looking into banking API standardization as it tries to keep up with global pace.
The U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. is realigning its online search tools to an API architecture — meaning developers can start accessing data via open API.
The US and the UK announced an upcoming "Cambridge v. Cambridge" Hackathon. The hackathon will pit MIT and University of Cambridge cyber security experts against each other.
Often viewed as a technological laggard, the US Government is breaking the mold when it comes to APIs one agency at at time.
Apps For Europe, a support network for turning ideas for data-based apps into viable businesses, is running a competition to find the best open data applications and startups in Europe.
The city of Seoul is set to host “Global Hackathon Seoul” next summer. The first government-sponsored hackathon in South Korea aims to attract developers from around the world.
A new initiative from the U.K. Treasury aims to move toward an open banking API standardization for the industry.