Mashups using the same API (1)
Whether for exercise, sight-seeing, or just for fun, most of us enjoy walking, running and biking our way through the city or the country side. Below you'll find six mashups from the Programmable Web database that help you track, share and measure your excursions outside of a moving vehicle.
Nexmo continues its tear through 2014. After landing new funding in January, then delivering new solutions through the UK and UAE, Nexmo has extended its reach to China with a 21Vianet Partnership. The partnerships will allow Nexmo to bring its cloud APIs to communication app developers and solution providers with China’s largest carrier-neutral data center service provider, 21Vianet.
When the popular location-based social network Foursquare launched, it quickly attracted users with its game-like features. Now, with over 170,00 users, the service has rapidly become a huge source of data about the popularity of businesses and locations. In November, Foursquare gave developers access to some of this data by releasing an API (check out our Foursquare coverage here). Several applications that used the API were available at launch, with many more on the way. From shopping to games, here are four applications that really show off the potential of Foursquare's API.
Byteplant Phone Number Verification
||The Byteplant Phone Number Verification API allows to recognize valid phone numbers from any part of the world. With JSON as format and Key as authentication, the API can be useful to identify...||Telephony||08.03.2015|
||#blue is a service that stores text messages in a conversational style. With this API, client apps can, on behalf of users, do almost anything that can be done through the #blue website. This...||Messaging||04.19.2011|
123Cloud SMS Broadcasting
||123Cloud provides UK hosting, domains, and dedicated servers for SMS broadcasting. 123Cloud's SMS services are designed for businesses doing bulk marketing in the UK. Costs start at Â£0.005 per...||Messaging||02.19.2014|
1Linx Operator Look Up
||1Linx Operator Look-Up API allows you to find out the carrier tied to a specific number. This way, you can authenticate the validity of a number and determine if it is a land line, VOIP, or mobile...||Mobile||11.12.2014|
||With the 2-WaySMS, users can re-send every incoming message to a specified script (via HTTP-POST request) or e-mail, and save it into the virtual inbox of the number owner. 2-WaySMS provides a...||Messaging||12.06.2010|