Best New Mashups: Album Art, Facebook Friends and Geo Aggregator

Adam DuVander
Jan. 29 2010, 04:33AM EST

Programmable Web now tracks over 4,600 mashups. Every day one new app is chosen as mashup of the day. And then, sometimes we like to point out a few that especially catch our attention.

  • Album art search: An album art search engine that displays results in an attractive collage of images. Larger album art is also available in a lightbox. Find the album art your music collection is missing today. APIs: Amazon eCommerce. More at our Album art search profile.
  • Album art search

  • Find friends from your other social networks on Facebook and send them friend requests instantly. Note that once you've confirmed it found some friends, you'll need to pay a buck or two for the whole list. APIs: Bebo, Brightkite, Digg, Flickr, Foursquare, Google Contacts, Hi5, Imeem,, LinkedIn, LiveJournal, Mobypicture, MySpace, PayPal, SoundCloud, Twitter. More at our profile.

  • tetonGeo: Locate geotagged Flickr images, Tweets, Foursquare tips and YouTube videos using custom controls on a Google map. Isolate by business, point of interest or intersection. APIs: Flickr, Foursquare, Google Maps, TownMe Geo, Twitter, YouTube. More at our tetonGeo profile.
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    Adam DuVander Hi! I'm Developer Communications Director for SendGrid and former Executive Editor of ProgrammableWeb. I currently serve as a Contributing Editor. If you have API news, or are interested in writing for ProgrammableWeb, please contact Though I'm a fan of anything API-related, my particular interest is in mapping. I've published a how-to book, Map Scripting 101, to get anyone started making maps on websites. In a not-so-distant past life I wrote for Wired and Webmonkey.