37 APIs Used in 7 Days: Amazon, Bing, Facebook, Google, Twilio, Twitter, Weather Channel and YouTube

John Musser
Jun. 20 2010, 12:54AM EDT

This past week 16 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 37 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Google Directions, Google Maps Elevation, Google OpenID, TourCMS Marketplace and Twilio SMS. The most often used APIs this week are Google Maps, TourCMS Marketplace and Twitter. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (12 APIs, 17 mashups), Photos (5 APIs, 6 mashups) and Social (4 APIs, 9 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

Amazon eCommerce Amazon eCommerce used in Online Toy Store

Bing Maps Bing Maps used in Flickr Shapefiles Demo

DBpedia DBpedia used in dbrec

Facebook Facebook used in G4ng, PicWash Photo Retouch Service

Flickr Flickr used in Flickr Shapefiles Demo, PicWash Photo Retouch Service

GeoNames GeoNames used in G4ng

Google Ajax Search Google Ajax Search used in G4ng

Google App Engine Google App Engine used in Google Buzz via SMS

Google Buzz Google Buzz used in G4ng, Google Buzz via SMS

Google Chart Google Chart used in G4ng

Google Custom Search Google Custom Search used in G4ng

Google Directions Google Directions used in G4ng

Google Earth Google Earth used in G4ng

Google Gears Geolocation Google Gears Geolocation used in G4ng

Google Maps Google Maps used in G4ng, Jobs Assistant, spiggler: Tweets on Streets, Things to do Near Aviemore, Cairngorms National Park, UK Camping Map, World Cup News Map

Google Maps Data Google Maps Data used in G4ng

Google Maps Elevation Google Maps Elevation used in G4ng

Google OpenID Google OpenID used in G4ng

Google Picasa Google Picasa used in PicWash Photo Retouch Service

Google Static Maps Google Static Maps used in G4ng

Google Translate Google Translate used in G4ng

Google Visualization Google Visualization used in G4ng

indeed indeed used in Common Interview Querstions

Last.fm Last.fm used in dbrec

LinkedIn LinkedIn used in Jobs Assistant

MaxMind GeoIP MaxMind GeoIP used in G4ng

OpenLayers OpenLayers used in G4ng

OpenStreetMap OpenStreetMap used in G4ng

Panoramio Panoramio used in G4ng

Photobucket Photobucket used in PicWash Photo Retouch Service

Smugmug Smugmug used in PicWash Photo Retouch Service

TourCMS Marketplace TourCMS Marketplace used in Things to do Near Aviemore, Cairngorms National Park, TourCMS Marketplace Widgets

Twilio Twilio used in Remindium

Twilio SMS Twilio SMS used in Speed Dial Group Messaging

Twitter Twitter used in dbrec, G4ng, spiggler: Tweets on Streets, World Cup Mashup

Weather Channel Weather Channel used in G4ng

YouTube YouTube used in dbrec

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

 Common Interview Querstions

 dbrec

 Flickr Shapefiles Demo

 G4ng

 Google Buzz via SMS

 spiggler: Tweets on Streets

 World Cup Mashup

John Musser

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