Mashups using the same API (255)
A prototype visualizer for Friend Of A Friend relationship objects. It mashes up MyBlogLog FOAF objects, and adds favorites from del.icio.us, Digg, Last.fm, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon, Upcoming, Tumbler,...
Find new releases or just browse on Spotify. Based on your last.fm listening.
There's a lot of fuss over the RIAA and the Internet. It seems like it's been a never-ending battle to make music play nice with the internet. Sure, we've got services like Rdio and Grooveshark, but what about making data open to make our listening experience better and more connected with everything else we do?
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:
W3C Web MIDI
||The 5gig.com API lists concerts and gigs from the live music agenda of 5gig network of sites. You can filter the information by artist, venue, city, genre, among other options.||Music||02.03.2009|
73s Ham Radio
||73s.org is the Web 2.0 social network for ham radio operators. Its users log, tag and track their conversations/contacts, which operators call QSOs. The 73s Ham Radio API provides developers with...||Social||12.08.2010|
||Open platform providing access to extensive music catalogue of tens of millions of tracks fully licensed by all major labels and indies. 7digital API enables partners to create standalone consumer...||Music||08.13.2010|
||8tracks is a simple way for people to create or listen to a mix, a short playlist containing at least 30 minutes - roughly 8 tracks - of music. This API enables you to play back your 8tracks mixes...||Music||11.25.2009|