Mashups using the same API (2)
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Track your account statements from bank accounts, wallets and credit cards from figo and book payments to their related invoices in Billomat.
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:
In a well-received move, major British newspaper The Guardian has opened up access to its content and data sets to third parties. The Guardian's Open Platform comprises both an API (our new Guardian API Profile) and a Data Store that provide access to multimedia content and data sets respectively. The Content API includes approximately 1,000,000 articles that go as far back as 1999 and in some cases much further back.
SAP has more than 1,500 applications and services, and with the emergence of SAP HANA as an in-memory computing platform, the company plans to expand its application portfolio even more. The challenge is figuring out how to make it easier for developers to integrate all those applications.
Oracle Monitoring Cloud Service
||The Oracle Monitoring Cloud Service API offers alerts, metrics, and reports related to enterprise cloud solutions provided by Oracle. Developers must install a version of cURL that supports SSL. POST...||Cloud||10.19.2016|
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis GeoFRED
||This API returns shape files from GeoFRED in text (WKT) format using the Geographical Economic Data databases to retrieve the specific data desired, according to source, release, region, category and...||Data||10.17.2016|
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis FRASER
||This API allows users to harvest metadata about documents in the FRASER database and provides request returns information about the FRASER repository. Query the Federal Reserve Economic Data and...||Data||10.17.2016|
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis FRED
||This API is a web service that allows developers to write programs and build applications that retrieve economic data from FRED® and ALFRED®. It contains frequently updated US macro and regional...||Data||10.17.2016|
MasterCard Masterpass Merchant Integration
||The MasterCard Masterpass Merchant Integration API is a checkout service API that allows simple and secure checkout from Masterpass digital wallets. Using this API enables merchants to get payment...||Credit Cards||10.17.2016|