Mashups using the same API (820)
Sitting in our Library, Kalle tells us each time we get a website visitor and gives book reviews using Amazon's API: enter an ISBN, or scan it using your webcam. All activity is Twittered, too.
GdRd is a Twitter bot that fetches a book's rating on Goodreads.com. Just mention/@reply @GdRd with the ISBN number of a book and GdRd will reply with the book's rating.
Find out which of your Twitter friends know each other.
The HackLolla API contest is done and we have the info about the awesome mashups that won prizes in it. The music loving developer contest, announced in May, urged applications coded against the Lollapalooza schedule and artist discovery.
Wait, what does your startup do? It's a common question among the hip digerati, given that sometimes it's not entirely clear. "It's like Flickr for video," may have been the reply five years ago as YouTube and other video startups grew. But what about now? There are far more hot startups and areas of focus to use as examples. That requires It's This For That, a new site with a sense of humor. And like any good new venture, there's an API. The It's This For That API simply responds with the this and the that.
Looking for a reason to celebrate? Well, the average person may not be aware of it, but apparently there is a whole list of trivial (and some significant) reasons why anyone could justify celebrating any given day. Anniversarator is a fun, online calculator that provides users with information on special occasions related to the date the put into the search box. The Anniversarator API makes this data available to be integrated with third party applications.
AWR Cloud Developer
||The AWR Cloud Developer API supports the integration of AWR Cloud features and tracking of website performance metrics. The API is particularly useful in the daily, weekly, biweekly, monthly, or on...||Web Site Management||10.29.2016|
Twitter Object Nest
||The Twitter Object Nest API allows developers to programmatically upload media and other assets to Twitter, a social microblogging service. The content type to be uploaded must be a valid media type...||Blogging||10.28.2016|
Amazon Alexa Flash Briefing Skill
||A Flash Briefing offers sneak previews to news, jokes, lists, audio, and other types of content that are channeled according to the topic selections and frequency preferences of recipients. A user...||Content||10.27.2016|
||The Rooftop CMS API facilitates the construction of apps that are responsive to cross-platform and multi-language content management environments. It is essentially a WordPress solution that...||Content Management||09.03.2016|
||xkcd provides a Swagger RESTful API that uses JSON calls to retrieve files contain comic titles, URLs, post dates, transcripts, and other metadata. This metadata is provided in an easily-parsed,...||Entertainment||08.28.2016|