Mashups using the same API (2)
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Import of times tracked via mite into the billing tool billomat.
Based on a filing with the FTC, Robert Scoble is reporting that Apple bought Siri and its voice-driven personal assistant. The iPhone app, which we covered in February, uses over 35 APIs to find the exact data the user seeks. With a price rumored at $200M, this is by far the most paid for a mashup.
In what might be a first in the world of open APIs and mashups, a developer has been sued by a major corporation for developing an application using a third party web service API. As TechCrunch's Jason Kincaid reports, Ryan Sit, the talented developer behind a number of popular mashups is being sued by EMI for his application Favtape because it uses the Seeqpod API. Of course it's not unusual for a record label to aggressively use the courts to defend copyright, but this appears to take the battle to a new ground. As Jason describes:
Do you remember what it was like to figure out what was going on in your city fifteen years ago? You probably called your friends. Less than 20% of U.S. households were online. People learned about local news and events from newspapers, TV and their friends. I remember a lot of nights that we were frustrated “nothing cool was going on.” Information was scarce, and people still paid for it.
||This Websocket API allows access to all of the features of the Bitfinex platform. Each message sent and received via the Bitfinex’s websocket channel is encoded in JSON format and returns order...||Financial||11.30.2016|
OANDA FXTrade Streaming
||This API provides real time data streaming connections for OANDA customers that require an alternative to the REST API. All streaming connections are authenticated and adheres to the chunked...||Financial||11.30.2016|
TreasuryDirect Debt Information
||This REST API returns the most recent TreasuryDirect debt data, debt data for a particular date, debt data based on the parameters passed and more. These services are used as a standard means for...||Financial||11.25.2016|
TreasuryDirect Security Information
||This REST API returns data about a specific security identified by CUSIP and issue date, auctioned securities, announced securities and more. These services are used as a standard means for...||Financial||11.25.2016|
MAS Table III.7 SGX-ST: Price Index, Number of Listed Companies, Turnover and Capitalisation, Yearly
||The MAS Table III.7 SGX-ST: Price Index, Number of Listed Companies, Turnover and Capitalisation, Yearly API provides summaries of annual trading activities at the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX). The...||Stocks||11.25.2016|