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As Meaningful Use Stage 3 is adopted, the standard for accessing patient information is moving toward an API-driven Health IT ecosystem that could see the end of patient portals.
Growth in IoT devices means more user data is being collected by vendors and accessed by third parties. Here are five things worth considering when accessing data using OAuth 2.0.
To promote the upcoming release of The Witcher 3 for GameStop, The Marketing Arm created a virtual monster hunt that takes place in real locations, thanks to Google Maps APIs
The impending new rule in European banking (PSD2) brings in mandatory access to bank accounts via APIs in a move that most banking institutions may not be ready for.
Above a mosque in the Ghanaian slum of Nima, young girls are taught coding in the hope it will help pave their way to university and challenge the social conventions of the nation.
Geopointe allows Salesforce customers to access their Salesforce data visually on Google Maps, to increase location awareness and increase productivity, thanks to Google Maps API.
Using hypermedia APIs may increase the size of many responses, but the method is in line with the constraints of the REST architecture and offers adaptability and resilience.
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.
The IoT is connecting devices in a way never thought possible, and it is all down to the power and speed of APIs, their scalability, and the imaginations of developers.
The key to a complete digital health ecosystem is the security and interoperability of consumer health data through the use of APIs.