Mashups using the same API (1)
One of the bigger challenges with anything involving APIs is scale. As the number of APIs proliferate, the scalability demands from a management perspective become increasing untenable. Nowhere does that become more apparent than when dealing with mobile computing applications.
Twitter has a popular iPhone app, but now some of its functionality is also built into Apple's latest mobile operating system, iOS 5. Tweeting a photo from the default camera app is now a tap away, as is tweeting a link from Mobile Safari. Tweeting is also built into the SDK, making it available via other applications without needing separate Twitter authentication.
Box expanded its Mobile SDK strategy by announcing a new Preview SDK for Android. Box's Preview SDK allows developers to collaborate and test various features without downloading content or installing desktop apps. The SDK supports over 120 file types; including audio, video, image and more.
Amazon List Skills
||The Amazon List Skills API supports the integration of the Alexa platform for purposes of tracking and updating of changes on customer lists. The API that is still a beta release is being developed...||Lists||10.17.2016|
||The Purple Gator's gStack API deploys trivia games and surveys without the need to build their own servers and databases, aiming for quickly, efficiently, and cost-effectively processes. It supports...||Games||10.13.2016|
||The Heyzap Campaigns API integrates ad campaigns into applications. It is available to access via API Key to interact with the endpoint that returns CSV responses. Practical uses of the API include...||Campaigns||10.13.2016|
||The AimBrain API allows developers to programmatically access the biometric modalities that make up AimBrain's authentication platform. These modules can be used singly or together depending on the...||Authentication||10.12.2016|
W3C Task Scheduler
||The W3C Task Scheduler API document specifies an API that allows developers to schedule tasks to trigger at specific times. It can schedule multiple tasks and get a unique ID for each one. The API...||Time||10.05.2016|