Mashups using the same API (3)
Build an SMS-to-email gateway using the Plivo SMS API and the Mailgun API. 1. Forward emails as SMS (sent to your Plivo number) to your email address. 2. Reply back to that SMS from your email.
This project was contributed by Andy Fundinger, a professional Python developer. Andy built this integration as a way to teach his students how to make calls to their mother's using Plivo and...
Developers can use this this mashup to insert a Giphy search bot into their HipChat sessions. Whenever a user types "/giphy" plus a keyword, the Lucille HipChat Bot will return a Gif that matches the...
Of the many API’s we published this week, twelve were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we will launch those 12 into the spotlight, which include the Muvi API for accessing information on movies and celebrities. On top of this accessible knowledge, Muvi users can interact with other users with similar intrests and feel safe with the API’s secure encryption. To learn more about the Muvi API visit the Muvi site and read the Muvi API blog post
Some of the biggest names in web APIs released new web services this month including Google, Amazon and Intuit. In looking at 4 of the new additions to our API directory last week there's the new Amazon RDS: a Relational Database in the Cloud, Google's Website Optimizer now has an API, and Intuit has rolled-out new APIs and tools that let QuickBooks Services Bridge the Desktop and the Cloud, and last but not least is an interesting new API from the folks at Factual that lets you create and embed tables of data anywhere. Outlined below is more detail on each of these new APIs:
LocationGenome is inspired by Pandora’s effort to map out the music genome, which seeks to identify, categorize, tag, and recommend music. LocationGenome would like to do the same thing for places that you might want to visit. The example offered on its site explains the obvious relation to some between organic food groceries, vitamin stores, and vegetarian restaurants. The LocationGenome API aims to help your application take advantage of this type of cross category theme.
||The Bucky Box API simplifies the integration of shopping carts for third-party sites. Users can also embed it as a turnkey system for channeling new customers along with new orders into the Bucky Box...||eCommerce||06.07.2016|
||This API is a waiting service for voice calls. Integrable on most systems, virutalQ reduces waiting hold times. Callers receive notice when a call agent is available via text, web or call back....||Customer Service||06.07.2016|
||The Foneverify API integrates verification and security services into mobile applications. Available in JSON format with App Key. Parameters include CustomerID, VerificationID, TimeOut, and code.||Telephony||06.06.2016|
Microsoft Cognitive Services Recommendations
||The Microsoft Cognitive Services Recommendations API offers product recommendations to customers in order to improve sales, and features Frequently Bought Together (FBT) recommendations, item to item...||Recommendations||05.30.2016|
||The Twilio Notify REST API allows developers to access and integrate the notification functionality of Twilio with other applications. The API allows users to send notifications through messaging...||Telephony||05.29.2016|