18 APIs Used in 7 Days: Bing, Facebook and Rotten Tomatoes

Adam DuVander
Jun. 16 2012, 08:00AM EDT

This past week 10 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 3dCart, BigCommerce, BuzzData, Embedly, Pinnacle Cart and Shopify. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Netflix and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (5 APIs, 5 mashups), Social (3 APIs, 5 mashups) and Database (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

3dCart 3dCart used in File2Cart

BigCommerce BigCommerce used in File2Cart

Bing Bing used in wordonthewire

BuzzData BuzzData used in Awesome Cities Map

Embedly Embedly used in #tweet-a-lot

Facebook Facebook used in MoreDeets, wordonthewire

Fotolia Fotolia used in PrestaShop module using Fotolia

Freebase Freebase used in co5TARS

Google Fusion Tables Google Fusion Tables used in Crime Near You

Magento Magento used in File2Cart

Netflix Netflix used in Flickd Movies, Qup

Pinnacle Cart Pinnacle Cart used in File2Cart

Rotten Tomatoes Rotten Tomatoes used in Qup

Shopify Shopify used in File2Cart

Twilio Twilio used in MoreDeets

Twitter Twitter used in #tweet-a-lot, wordonthewire

Twitter Streaming Twitter Streaming used in #tweet-a-lot

YouTube YouTube used in wordonthewire

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

 #tweet-a-lot

 Crime Near You

 File2Cart

 MoreDeets

 PrestaShop module using Fotolia

 wordonthewire

Adam DuVander -- Adam heads developer relations at Orchestrate, a database-as-a-service company. He's spent many years analyzing APIs and developer tools. Previously he worked at SendGrid, edited ProgrammableWeb and wrote for Wired and Webmonkey. Adam is also the author of mapping API cookbook Map Scripting 101.

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