Mashups using the same API (2594)
MapAttack is a game of real-time strategy built for real life. Virtual geofences are scattered onto the map and players must physically go to where they are on the map in order to capture them.
50 random World Heritage Sites on a Google Map. Each time you reload it shows another 50 random sites. With embedded photos and links to details on each site.
PervWatch.org makes it easy for anyone to quickly find sex offenders in a graphical way. (Data availability varies by state.)
APIs open up a lot of unique opportunities that require engineers with diverse skill sets. You can see this in both the engineering and evangelism roles below from Stormpath, Xero and Klout. Being a polyglot is as important as ever, especially when the technology you're building by definition can work with everything else.
Group event community site Meetup is looking for someone to join its team and the role is API-specific. The API Engineer is not the one who makes the company's Meetup API work. Rather, the job is responsible for spreading Meetup to "every mobile device and hyperlocal web site." That's quite the task. So, what are the requirements of an API Engineer?
SEOmoz, a leader in SEO software, has offered link intelligence APIs for a few years (Mozscape being the latest). Although Mozscape has garnered high adoption rates (over 10 million requests/day), customer feedback uncovered shortcomings. SEOmoz now knows that 10 requests/second and a max of 50 URLs/batch "is not able to support everyone's use case." Accordingly, SEOmoz enhanced Mozscape API capabilities and is currently in beta. Although the beta is in its early stages, throughput has increased 400%.
||The Intellexer API enables developers to embed text mining products in consumer or enterprise applications, or web-services using JSON. Intellexer API includes natural language processing solutions...||Natural Language Processing||01.12.2016|
Google Knowledge Graph Search
||The Google Knowledge Graph Search API is a tool that helps users find entities within the Google Knowledge Graph. Some of the features provided by the Google Knowledge Graph Search API are: get a...||Search||01.08.2016|
Sears Product Details
||Sears’s Product Details API enables users to access Sears’s and Kmart's database of products. Searches return product details such as description, availability, pricing, ID, etc. Sears’s Product...||Products||01.02.2016|
Sears Product Search
||Sears's Product Search API enables users to access Sears's database of products. This database includes both Sears and Kmart inventories and supports product searches based on keyword, price, and...||Products||01.02.2016|
Cars.com Inventory Search
||Cars.com’s Inventory Search Service (ISS) allows users to search the Cars.com database of inventory listings. Users can search for listings based on car year, make, model, zip code of listing, and...||Auto||01.02.2016|