24 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, Bing, Facebook, Google, Last.fm, and Twitter

John Musser
Nov. 29 2009, 03:11AM EST

This past week 20 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 24 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Goodreads, Norway Weather, Playme, Rezgo, Tweetmeme, and the USGS Elevation Query Service. The most often used APIs this week are Amazon eCommerce, Google Maps, and Twitter. And the most frequently used types of APIs were Mapping (6 APIs, 14 mashups), and Social (3 APIs, 7 mashups), Internet (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon EC2 Amazon EC2 used in Demo Bookstore with Amazon Advertising API

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Demo Bookstore with Amazon Advertising API, Merecal, That Big Shop

Bing Bing used in Trendy!Bing

Box.net Box.net used in Loop for Box.net

Evri Evri used in The Attack Machine

Facebook Facebook used in Jewforme

GeoNames GeoNames used in SvD weather

Goodreads Goodreads used in Merecal

Google AJAX Libraries Google AJAX Libraries used in That Big Shop

Google App Engine Google App Engine used in Trendy!Bing

Google Maps Google Maps used in 3D Map for Hong Kong, Darwin Bus Map, FriendLocator, Jewforme, Photo Map, SvD weather, TweetUrMusic, USPS Tracking

Google Maps Data Google Maps Data used in Jewforme

Last.fm Last.fm used in Merecal

Norway Weather Norway Weather used in SvD weather

Playme Playme used in TweetUrMusic

Rezgo Rezgo used in Viamigo

Tweetmeme Tweetmeme used in TweetzTV

Twitter Twitter used in Darwin Bus Map, Jewforme, Photo Map, SourceCow, TweetUrMusic

US Postal Service US Postal Service used in USPS Tracking

USGS Elevation Query Service USGS Elevation Query Service used in SvD weather

WatchMouse  WatchMouse used in Just DNS lookup

Yahoo Geocoding Yahoo Geocoding used in U.S. of Ajax

Yahoo Maps Yahoo Maps used in CitySlick, U.S. of Ajax

YouTube YouTube used in The Attack Machine, TweetzTV

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

 Just DNS lookup

 SourceCow

 That Big Shop

 The Attack Machine

 Trendy!Bing

 TweetUrMusic

 TweetzTV

John Musser

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