24 APIs Used in 7 Days: Best Buy, Facebook, Google, Twitter, Wikipedia, Yelp and YouTube

John Musser
Jun. 05 2010, 01:13PM EDT

This past week 15 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 After the Deadline, CitySearch CityGrid , Outside.in and Sensebot. The most often used APIs this week are Facebook, Google Maps and YouTube. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Shopping (3 APIs, 3 mashups), Search (3 APIs, 4 mashups) and Tools (2 APIs, 2 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

After the Deadline After the Deadline used in SpellBoy

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Earbud Finder

Best Buy Remix Best Buy Remix used in Earbud Finder

Billboard Billboard used in My Friends and Music

Box.net Box.net used in Office Pro iPad

CitySearch CityGrid  CitySearch CityGrid used in Clickincity Food and Travel Guide

COLOURlovers COLOURlovers used in blogRGB - What's the colour of your blog?

Facebook Facebook used in Guess The Winner South Africa 2010, My Friends and Music, MyBackyard Coastal Carolina

Google Ajax Search Google Ajax Search used in Opinion Crawl

Google App Engine Google App Engine used in Music Artist Cloud App 4 Android

Google Chart Google Chart used in blogRGB - What's the colour of your blog?

Google Earth Google Earth used in BP Gulf Oil Spill - View in Google Earth

Google Maps Google Maps used in Gulf Oil Spill Tweets from SE United States, MyBackyard Coastal Carolina, US Rest Areas, Visualizing the BP Oil Disaster

Last.fm Last.fm used in Music Artist Cloud App 4 Android, My Friends and Music

Outside.in Outside.in used in MyBackyard Coastal Carolina

Sensebot Sensebot used in Opinion Crawl

Twitter Twitter used in Gulf Oil Spill Tweets from SE United States

uClassify uClassify used in blogRGB - What's the colour of your blog?

Wikipedia Wikipedia used in blogRGB - What's the colour of your blog?

Yahoo BOSS Yahoo BOSS used in Opinion Crawl, SpellBoy

Yahoo Query Language Yahoo Query Language used in SpellBoy

Yelp Yelp used in Primecard Restaurants Reviews

YouTube YouTube used in Music Artist Cloud App 4 Android, My Friends and Music

Zvents Zvents used in MyBackyard Coastal Carolina

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

 blogRGB - What's the colour of your blog?

 Earbud Finder

 Music Artist Cloud App 4 Android

 My Friends and Music

 Office Pro iPad

 Opinion Crawl

 SpellBoy

John Musser

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