Mashups using the same API (35)
Tafiti demonstrates a new interface to search. It was originally created to demonstrate Microsoft Silverlight and the Windows Live Search APIs. Get the source code of this Windows Live Platform Quick...
Earn/Learn Web helps users find the best websites to earnl/learn. Sites range from best PayPerTask to best SellYourArt.
SenseBot represents a new type of Search Engine that delivers a summary in response to your query instead of a collection of links. SenseBot takes results from Google, Yahoo or Live and summarizes...
Ever wondered what impact your active presence on the Web has? For example, when you write a blog post or tweet about something, you may be interested in how many tweets your post receives and how many users can potentially reach your post. There are many ways to measure your social impact, however, to cover all social channels and platforms can be difficult to achieve. A Silicon Valley based company BackType builds an analytics platform that helps you understand your social impact at large. BackType's major goal is to give users a very comprehensive view of all social media. Today, it supports over one million sites and networks including Twitter and Facebook. When your app wants to get all the data that comes from Twitter, you can use the Twitter's Streaming API which is the subject to various limits. BackType, however, belongs among those few that have the unlimited access to the full Twitter firehose. It can access more than 50 million tweets a day coursing through Twitter.
Technology blogger Mohamed Marwen Meddah wrote an interesting post recently on his StartUpArabia site: "The Importance of Having An API for Arab Startups". Mohamed notes that, thus far, relatively few Arab online startups have opened up their platforms through APIs. However, he believes that providing an API is crucial for Arab online services.
One of the most consistently popular types of mashup is the search mashup. Our directory lists over 900 search mashups making it the third most popular type submitted. This week we're highlighting some of these mashups that have caught our eye in recent months. They go beyond searching the web and allow users to conduct searches on social platforms, data and historical archives. Read below for more details.
Open Library Subjects
||This API returns Open Library data details of a subject. When query parameter details=true is passed, related subjects, prominent publishers, prolific authors and publishing history are also...||Library||11.29.2016|
Open Library Search
||This API is provided by Open Library and allows you to search library data. Open Library has developed a suite of APIs to help developers get up and running with the provided reference data. They...||Library||11.29.2016|
Salesforce.com Data.com Search
||The Salesforce.com Data.com Search API allows users to locate contact and company details from the Data.com database. The API’s search functionality is powered by Datacloud objects. Its daily calls...||Enterprise||11.16.2016|
||The Travelpayouts Data API allows users to integrate and continually update statistical air travel data into their online content platforms. The API allows users to populate their websites and blogs...||Air Travel||11.13.2016|
||The Iris API provides developers with full text search access to documents like reports, transcripts, news, and press releases that have been collected and curated by developers for their own...||Search||11.07.2016|