Mashups using the same API (11)
MAPlight.org launched the Influence Tracker widget to provide voters with financial information that influences political candidates. For example, by entering a senators name Influence Tracker will...
This We Know lets you get local and explore government data about your community. Enter your city or zip code and get a list of facts. Click an individual item and be taken to a breakdown of the data...
All-in-one political app for conservatives.
Civic minded hackers from all over the world recently organized themeselves for action as a part of the International Open Government Hackathon. The team from Portland, Oregon decided to make use of a platform called ScraperWiki that can grab data from government websites and turn into more consumable formats via the ScraperWiki API. Their work is an excellent example of developer ingenuity at unlocking data that is hard to use but still very useful.
Urban Airship, the global leader in Mobile Relationship Management, today announced its full-platform capabilities with native support for Amazon Device Messaging will soon be available for apps developed for Fire Phone and Kindle Fire. Fire can leverage Urban Airship’s real-time mobile marketing automation capabilities with highly targeted push messaging and rich in-app content to drive up to four times greater response from users on average than mass, shotgun-style messages.
Free blogging service Posterous is simple to use, but posts several types of content via e-mail or web: video, audio, pictures, and documents. For some users, though, they might prefer more enhancements to the interface, or a mobile app. For them, and the developers that cater to them, there's the newly updated Posterous API. A complete replacement and rewrite to the previous version, this allows a lot more access to developers, including administrative options like adding sites and users.
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|
||NOTE:As of 6/25/2008 it appears that this api is no longer available. From their site: We help software developers provide their content on cell phones using 411sync's SMS (text message) API and...||Messaging||02.08.2006|
||The 42matters App Market API allows developers to search and access meta-data related to mobile apps that are available on Google Play Store and the Apple AppStore. 42matters offers services for...||Mobile||06.22.2015|
||The service provides SMS text messaging with delivery of specified message text to a designated recipient. Delivery notification is available, and recipients can respond via the service, e.g., to...||Messaging||10.09.2012|
||7-Election by 7-Eleven is a Presidential poll where 7-Eleven customers vote on their favorite candidate by choosing either a blue coffee cup, Obama, or red coffee cup, Romney. The results of these...||Government||08.30.2012|