Mashups using the same API (2)
For over a year developers have been asking for an API from Quora, the Q&A site that has recently exploded in popularity. The company had been waiting until there were "enough users and content on Quora." A browser extension outed the interface and now there is an officially released, but still alpha Quora API.
While working with Big Data affords a lot of potential business value the complexity of building applications that manipulate all that information can be nothing short of daunting. Not only do most of the currently popular approaches require developers to master arcane interfaces such as MapReduce, the performance of the application tends to suffer under the weight of all the data that needs to be processed.
Netflix continues to see tremendous growth in its Netflix API. The API which saw humble beginnings in 2008 has taken a giant leap in usage, ever since Netflix started streaming functionality to devices. In what could be one of the largest usages of a public API, the current number of requests for its API is around 20 billion per month and increasing by the day, forcing Netflix to look at measures to decrease them.
Lyrics N Music
||The Lyrics N Music API integrates the first 150 characters of a song into a website, aiming to comply with copyright regulations. It is available in JSON and JSONP formats with Api Key.||Lyrics||08.25.2016|
||The Searx Search API is a metasearch engine solution that consolidates the search functionality of websites. It offers users secure browsing and online anonymity options. The Searx solution...||Search||08.17.2016|
||The Searx Administration API is a metasearch engine solution that consolidates the search functionality of websites. It offers users secure browsing and online anonymity options. The Searx solution...||Web Site Management||08.17.2016|
||The Unofficial GoPro API allows developers to obtain camera parameters such as photo resolution, and battery status. Additionally, it can be used to control, livestream, or obtain data from a GoPro...||Cameras||08.15.2016|
Skyscanner Markets Service
||This API allows you to return a list of countries supported by Skyscanner, a global travel search engine that you can plan and book directly from millions of travel options.||Travel||08.10.2016|