Mashups using the same API (424)
Music discovery on your PC using Last.fm, MusicBrainz, Amazon, eBay. Create your own playlists and stream them directly from YouTube.
opsdo has two goals - to allow people to search many information sources which mainstream search engines do not cover well and to allow people to search groups of such sources -- e.g. RottenTomatoes...
Search eBay for music by artists from your last.fm profile.
mBLAST has enhanced its mPACT API product in an attempt to target the academic community. Virtual-Strategy.com tells us that the new feature, titled mPACT API PhD, "Is designed to provide discovery, scoring and analytics across traditional and social media for academic administrators and faculty alike, providing solutions to assist in faculty recruitment and assessment, in development and in alumni engagement." The enhancement allows academic institutions to search for scholarly material presented by academics in non-traditional venues (e.g. blogs, social media, etc.).
It's easy to get caught up in platforms offering developers riches, or big mashup acquisitions. Now, we like all sorts of applications, but we often don't take time out to recognize those looking to create change through APIs. In the case of the three recent mashups we list below, each uses the DonorsChoose API and is attempting to help classrooms raise money and supplies.
Online bookseller Erapublications has an API for its in2Era web service for selling ebooks through online distributors. According to its documentation, this RESTful API, which requires an authentication key, integrates its catalog onto your site. Distributors get a cut of the sales.
Harvard Course Planner
||The Harvard Course Planner API offers access to Harvard's student course management data. This API allows users to add or remove courses via their own Course Planner. This REST API uses the HTTP...||Education||10.02.2015|
||The LotaData API provides integration of location features with the aim to target mobile advertising efforts. Protocols in JSON. Authorization with API Key. LotaData is a spatiotemporal intelligent...||Location||09.24.2015|
||The LearningStudio APIs are a set of RESTful and SOAP services by Pearson that provide many tools for the online course environment. With the LearningStudio APIs users can leverage the LearningStudio...||Education||09.04.2015|
||Sidekick provides a platform for building and presenting walkthroughs and interactive tutorials. API access for developers is available with Key authentication, JSON protocol, and SSL support....||Education||08.04.2015|