Mashups using the same API (83)
Quickoffice Connect is a mobile document editing suite, and its integration with Box.net allows users to load, edit, and save files in their Box accounts within Quickoffice.
iBlueSky is a mind mapping application for the iPhone, and this mashup allows users to save mind maps from iBlueSky directly to their Box.net accounts.
PrintCentral is a mobile printing app for the iPhone. Using its integration with Box.net, users are now able to access and print their Box files from within PrintCentral.
I recently had the opportunity to moderate a panel for the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council where the subject matter was “The API Revolution.” In the hour long discussion, the panel, which included members from industry leaders like Brainshark, Akamai and Constant Contact, wrestled with several topics that I think most companies are grappling with - 1) which APIs do you expose, 2) to whom do you expose them, 3) do you make the investment to build new ones, and 4) how do you leverage any of them for revenue.
One of the many frustrations that mashup developers (and web developers in general) run into is trying to use contextual ads for sites with lots of dynamic content. By their very nature, mashups typically tap into data that constantly changes, making it difficult to use contextual ads that stay up-to-date with content.
Prosperent (quickly growing ad network) and CloudFlare (content delivery network focused on low touch app launches) have announced a partnership aimed at quickly monetizing websites without complicated development work. The partnership is simple, seems obvious, and should intrigue developers across many markets. Most importantly, the partnership should create new ways for anybody/any company with an online presence to make money. Check out the PW profiles for the Prosperent API and the CloudFlare API.
Verizon Personal Cloud Storage
||Verizon Cloud allows users to access and manage their content on any of their devices, even when they are on-the-go. If you are a developer, you can use Verizon Personal Cloud Storage APIs to create...||Storage||09.21.2016|
||The Unbill API allows developers to receive user-authorized bill data, such as the latest balance and due date information. The API also lets developers make payments on behalf of the user via credit...||Financial||09.12.2016|
||The Fitch Finance API simplifies access to archived securities data of the U.S. equities market. The digitized data that dates back to 1968 is stored in OHLCV format and summarizes the historical...||Financial||09.07.2016|
||The GDAX API integrates bitcoin into applications, in addition to financial services such as deposits, funds transfer, and payment methods. It is available in REST architecture with HTTP requests,...||Bitcoin||09.05.2016|
IFSC Bank Codes
||The IFSC Bank Codes REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality and of IFSC Banks with other applications and websites. Some example API methods include retrieving banks by...||Banking||09.02.2016|