Mashups using the same API (15)
A community for people to discover and share their passion for books. It provides an environment where people can collectively discuss books and share their collections with the community.
Online ebook and bookstore. Book reviews and summaries database. Search, read and buy books on The Book Stash site. Available in English, French and Spanish.
PDFCast.org is a free PDF file sharing tool. Upload your PDF documents and share with the world. Integrates with Google Book Search viewer.
Before 1500, monks spent their lives copying the Bible by hand. That method was replaced by printing presses for the next 500 years. Today, ebooks are set to end the practice of pulping trees and smearing them with ink. In all this change the direction of information access has been constant for half a millennium: faster and faster, easier and easier. The next revolution for publishers is APIs for books.
Google has announced several very interesting updates to its Book Search tools, including an embeddable viewer for book previews and a data API. These should open-up a wide range of book-related applications. This follows-up on Google's release in March when they launched the first API for Google Book Search, the Book Viewability API.
Last week we reported on the release of another API by The New York Times: the Times Bestseller's API. Well it didn't take long for the API to make its way into a neat book recommendation engine called Reading Radar.
||The Bookalope API allows developers to integrate manuscript analysis and conversion into their own applications. Bookalope can structure, clean, and convert manuscripts into e-books for Nook, iPad,...||Documents||02.01.2016|
||The Bookboon API makes bookboon.com books available to 3rd parties that want to have bookboon books integrated into their own applications. The API provides tools for categorizing, browsing, and...||Books||01.05.2016|
Sefaria Torah Texts
||The Sefaria Torah Texts API allows developers to access Sefaria's structured database of Jewish texts and their interconnections in order to make their own apps. Those who are interested in running...||Religion||12.15.2015|
||The SHOP.COM API allows developers to integrate SHOP.COM services and content into their applications. This enables users of the developer's applications to search and view product details for...||Marketplace||11.11.2015|
Unofficial Marvel Stream
||The project Unofficial Marvel Stream works to access API data in the form of paginated displays. Developers can integrate information related to characters or comics into their application. This work...||Entertainment||07.21.2015|