Mashups using the same API (2)
As Facebook is one of the major players and MessageMe is a new kid on the block, you would expect that the latter would be intimidated, if not crushed, by any direct attack from the social giant. In this case, it doesn't seem to be so. Despite Facebook recently cutting off MessageMe's access to the Facebook Friend Graph, the newcomer has since grown in popularity and managed to raise $1.9 million.
Leading platforms are increasingly focused on offering services that help businesses develop and monetize their API products and services, now offering API Management support.
The growth in APIs is rapidly expanding. That's clear. Social has out-paced overall API growth and in the last year settled in as a major trend. Sure, there are big names, like the Facebook API and Twitter API. There are also newcomers like Google Plus and Pinterest. There are now well over 800 social APIs, helping developers capitalize on humans' natural desire to communicate with each other.
||The JivoChat integrates chat features into Windows, Mac OS X, Android iPhone, and Web. Available in JSON architecture. Methods and functions include chatMode, getContactInfo, setUserToken, and...||Chat||10.04.2016|
Perfect Audience Reporting
||The Perfect Audience Reporting API integrates performance data extraction from social media campaigns. It is available with JSON architecture. Reporting services include campaign, ad, conversion, and...||Advertising||10.04.2016|
||Stride is an API that functions as a managed real-time analytics system. This allows developers to construct networks based on these real-time streams for applications that can perform distincts...||Analytics||09.28.2016|
||The MIDAS API offers integration with MIDAS' booking and resource solution which provides real-time scheduling and staff management. Additionally, this service supports invoicing and sending...||Scheduling||09.26.2016|
||The Nordigen transaction categorization API categorizes bank account transactions in 200+ categories. It aims to be useful for financial institutions with banking APIs (e.g. Yodlee, Instantor,...||Analytics||09.20.2016|