32 APIs Used in 7 Days: YouTube to Flickr, Semantic Tweets to Government Tracking

John Musser
Aug. 15 2009, 10:36PM EDT

This past week 19 new mashups were add to our mashup directory and 32 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include BibSonomy, Connotea, and ooVoo. The most often used APIs this week are Flickr, Google Maps, and YouTube. The categories of APIs with most usage last week include: Mapping (4 APIs, 11 mashups), Bookmarks (3 APIs, 3 mashups), and News (3 APIs, 3 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon EC2 Amazon EC2 used in TrendingTopics.org

Amazon S3 Amazon S3 used in TrendingTopics.org

BibSonomy BibSonomy used in MyTag

Connotea Connotea used in MyTag

del.icio.us del.icio.us used in MyTag

Digg Digg used in Nooblast

Flickr Flickr used in Best Dining, MyTag, Nooblast, Street Traveler

GeoNames GeoNames used in Cheap Flights To, SemanticTweet

Google Ajax Feeds Google Ajax Feeds used in TrendingTopics.org

Google App Engine Google App Engine used in Artist Cloud iGoogle Gadget

Google Chart Google Chart used in TrendingTopics.org

Google Homepage Google Homepage used in Artist Cloud iGoogle Gadget

Google Maps Google Maps used in Dublin Attractions Map, Fedtastic, Global Flood Map, MeetMe, PinPlot, Street Traveler

Google Maps Flash Google Maps Flash used in Global Flood Map, Street Traveler

Google Visualization Google Visualization used in TrendingTopics.org

Last.fm Last.fm used in Artist Cloud iGoogle Gadget

Lyricsfly Lyricsfly used in Go Music Video, Whoosh Stream

New York Times Article Search New York Times Article Search used in Fedtastic

New York Times Newswire New York Times Newswire used in Nooblast

ooVoo ooVoo used in Media Share

OpenSecrets OpenSecrets used in Fedtastic

PayPal PayPal used in Best Dining

Sunlight Labs Sunlight Labs used in Fedtastic

Technorati Technorati used in Nooblast

Twitter Twitter used in Nooblast, SemanticTweet, Tweetshirt, Visual Twitter

Wikipedia Wikipedia used in Cheap Flights To, TrendingTopics.org

Yahoo BOSS Yahoo BOSS used in TrendingTopics.org

Yahoo Geocoding Yahoo Geocoding used in Nooblast

Yahoo Local Search Yahoo Local Search used in Best Dining

Yelp Yelp used in MeetMe

YouTube YouTube used in Artist Cloud iGoogle Gadget, ListPod, Media Share, MyTag, Nooblast, Street Traveler

Zazzle Zazzle used in Tweetshirt

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

 Fedtastic

 ListPod

 Media Share

 Nooblast

 SemanticTweet

 TrendingTopics.org

 Tweetshirt

John Musser

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