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Sébastien Cevey presented a keynote at API Strategy and Practice and API Days in Berlin on how hypermedia APIs are beginning to be implemented at The Guardian.
The Gender Gap Grader API is now available to help mine large data sets by gender. The API could be a powerful tool in helping identify gender and racial inequalities.
By using Best Buy’s APIs, subsidiary CowBoom is able to streamline the task of merchandising revalued inventory and offer their customers a better service.
By allowing companies to harness the huge amounts of customer information that gets collected, APIs become a powerful tool for competitive advantage.
Actionable Notifications drive interactions with users without the need to open the full application. Their use on Apple Watch can reduce the need to use the iPhone.
StoryCorps used the WordPress API and PhoneGap to create a website and companion apps that allow users to tell and publish the stories of their lives directly from a smartphone.
We've added APIs to Transportation, Home Automation, and Enterprise categories today as well as U.S. Dept. of Labor SDKs and code samples.
Samsung is preparing a brand-new SDK for its Gear line of smartwatches — a clear, concerted pitch to developers in the hope of scaring up better apps for its wearables.
APIs managed by Mulesoft’s Anypoint Platform for APIs can now be automatically included under the umbrella of organizational access control and authentication governed by OpenAm.
Opbeat releases application performance study that shows most errors on mobile and Web applications occur outside the normal business day.
More than 450 people attended the first day of the API Strategy & Practice and APIDays Conference in Berlin, where interest in private APIs rivaled that of externally facing APIs.
WordPress 4.2 release introduces a new API for allowing ARIA notifications for content updates, TinyMCE API changes and other developer-related fixes and enhancements.
With consumers becoming more sensitive to the risks of providing their personal data online, security and quality of service have never been more important.
One might assume popular cloud providers' IP addresses will be associated with the countries those providers' data centers are located in, but that isn't always the case.
API2Cart launches a new API method that allows service providers to make the most of abandoned order data to help e-merchants recover their sale losses.
BlueLight uses Bandwidth App API Platform to gain access to emergency network system through mobile devices to provide greater campus safety.
The new version of the RIDB API is a case study in how governments may be approaching the digitization of public assets, but will the strategy enable innovation?
Six APIs, two SDKs and Source Code samples have been added to the directory in categories such as Backend, IoT, Reference and Tools in the past day. Here are the highlights.