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The key to a complete digital health ecosystem is the security and interoperability of consumer health data through the use of APIs.
Hackathons are currently common, but that doesn’t mean they are universally popular. The reasons for this are varied but relevant.
Online marketing service Sendible offers users a simple method for interacting with Facebook groups beyond the restrictions of the Graph API v2 upgrade.
Validic has launched a developer platform that automates health data collection from in-home devices and apps. Validic Connect offers API access to the Validic network.
Business data dashboard provider Cyfe has integrated with app integrator Zapier. The integration adds more than 400 apps from which Cyfe can pull data.
Tinder has experienced another API hack that has its heterosexual male users hitting on each other. The Tinderbot baits male users with a fake female profile.
With the new ability to add a request endpoint to third-party apps, Uber has announced a two-month-long virtual hackathon to generate innovative ideas.
Apple surprised everyone on Monday by announcing ResearchKit, a new set of tools for the medical community to improve studies and research.
The ICWE 2015 Rapid Mashup Challenge calls teams to demonstrate a mashup tool or approach under time constraints. Teams have 10 minutes to build a mashup before a live audience.
Tomorrow, Capital One will focus on data visulation solutions to help families and Millennials with personal finances. The hackathon launches Friday in San Francisco.
Popular to-do list app Wunderlist has announced it will publicly launch its API this year. This API strategy complements a number of new features and a specific enterprise focus.
ACRES has launched a multi-user interface to share clinical research data. The free platform allows over 750,000 research institutions worldwide to collaborate and share research.
Microsoft pushed out an update to its Band wearable and at the same time made available a Band SDK Preview. The SDK promises to let developers target the Band with their own apps.
A new international data hackathon event series aims to encourage developers to use APIs to create smart city applications.
Glow uses Walgreens' Rx API to allow automatic prescription refills for birth control pills.
This article takes a detailed look at how the FlowDiscuss web app was built by leveraging the power of a variety of APIs.