In essentially ruling that APIs can be copyrighted, the US Appellate Court may have opened a legal Pandora's Box the likes of which the technology industry has never seen. APIs have been around for decades without being subject to intellectual property laws. But given today's ruling -- one that could potentially stifle innovation -- Web APIs are especially vulnerable. Fortunately, the battle is not over yet.
Oracle APIs (3)
Oracle Service Cloud Knowledge Advanced
||The Oracle Service Cloud Knowledge Advanced API provides numerous functionalities for accessing and developing knowledge resources. The API facilitates the addition, modification, and interaction...||Business||12.15.2016|
Oracle Monitoring Cloud Service
||The Oracle Monitoring Cloud Service API offers alerts, metrics, and reports related to enterprise cloud solutions provided by Oracle. Developers must install a version of cURL that supports SSL. POST...||Cloud||10.19.2016|
Oracle Cloud Stack Manager
||The Oracle Cloud Stack Manager REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Oracle Cloud Stack Manager with other applications and websites. Some example API methods...||Cloud||09.21.2016|
The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) submits an Amicus curiae to the Supreme Court with the hope of salvaging the future of open APIs.