18 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, Google, GovTrack.us, LyricsFly, OpenSocial, and YouTube

John Musser
May. 07 2010, 12:38PM EDT

This past week 15 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 18 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include billomat, Infosniper.net and mite. The most often used APIs this week are Amazon EC2, Google Maps and GovTrack.us. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Social (3 APIs, 4 mashups), Mapping (3 APIs, 8 mashups) and Search (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon EC2 Amazon EC2 used in HIT Map Blog, Starbucks Map

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Sing And Study

Amazon S3 Amazon S3 used in HIT Map Blog

billomat billomat used in Invoicing Time Entries From Mite via Billomat

Google AJAX Language Google AJAX Language used in Sing And Study

Google Ajax Search Google Ajax Search used in HIT Map Blog

Google Custom Search Google Custom Search used in Lite News

Google Maps Google Maps used in 2010 Formula One Map, HIT Map Blog, Local Kite Spots, Ping Pong Map, Radarvirtuel, Stadium Find

Google Maps Flash Google Maps Flash used in Starbucks Map

Google Static Maps Google Static Maps used in HIT Map Blog

GovTrack.us GovTrack.us used in Proud Democrat iPhone app, Proud Republican iPhone app

Infosniper.net Infosniper.net used in Infosniper IP on World Map

Lyricsfly Lyricsfly used in Learn English online with songs, Sing And Study

mite mite used in Invoicing Time Entries From Mite via Billomat

OpenSocial OpenSocial used in HIT Map Blog

Orkut Orkut used in HIT Map Blog

Twitter Twitter used in HIT Map Blog, User Trends in Twitter

YouTube YouTube used in Sing And Study

Mashups of the day:
And each day there is one mashup selected to be Mashup of the Day. Here are last week's winners:

 HIT Map Blog

 Proud Democrat iPhone app


 Sing And Study

 Starbucks Map

 User Trends in Twitter

John Musser




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