Mashups using the same API (56)
Geographically locates last years top artists of a given Last.fm user. Freebase is queried for each musical artist, retrieving its origin. Then all of these places are shown on a map, and some...
Find the Bacon is a fun and user-friendly application tied to an online database of movie statistics provided by Freebase. Test your own knowledge, challenge a friend or just look up interesting...
Equaldex is a collaborative knowledge base for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) movement. The site aims to crowdsource every law related to LGBT rights to provide a comprehensive and...
Google's Jeff Scudder has a new post on the Google AJAX APIs blog that details how CSS styling can be used in conjunction with the Google AJAX Search API (our Google AJAX Search API Profile) to customize the look and feel of the search interface and search results. Though it may not seem that important, the aesthetics of your site's search interface, and the way the results are displayed, are both important elements that can influence the experience of your site's visitors.
If the age-old proverb about not judging a book by its cover is true, should you also not judge an e-book by its e-reader, whether it's a Kindle, Nook, iDevice, or something else? If Texas-based BookShout has anything to say about it, you'll one day be able to use their platform to read any e-book content on any device, regardless of where you bought it. But the technology is still immature, and Amazon and other e-book retailers may continue to make things difficult for such content aggregators.
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.
||The SHOP.COM API allows developers to integrate SHOP.COM services and content into their applications. This enables users of the developer's applications to search and view product details for...||Marketplace||11.11.2015|
Ontotext S4 Twitter Analytics
||Twitter IE is a named entity recognition service specially tuned to use Twitter data. It performs: * tokenisation, sentence splitting and part-of-speech tagging, using a model trained specifically...||Text||10.19.2015|
Ontotext S4 Semantic Biomedical Tagger
||The Semantic Biomedical Tagger (SBT) API offers developers built-in capability to recognize 133 biomedical entity types in text and semantically link them to a knowledge graph -- in this case...||Text||10.17.2015|
Tips City Search
||TipsGo builds money management apps and provides APIs for accessing information about cities, countries, currency, and more. The APIs use HTTP GET requests and return data in JSON. The City Search...||Cities||10.15.2015|
||The Mapzen Search API allows developers to integrate their applications with the Mapzen Search service, enabling their users to use the service directly. A free API key is available upon contacting...||Mapping||10.11.2015|