The Epguides Python library allows developers to access the Epguides API with Python. Epguides provides information about TV shows and TV episodes through the API, and was built and is provided by Fredrik Carlsen.
Our API directory now includes 105 entertainment APIs. The newest is the Boxfish API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Rovi Cloud Services API. We list 10 Rovi Cloud Services mashups. The Rovi Cloud Services API was also our most popular movies API. Below you'll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of entertainment APIs.
When video rental and streaming company Netflix released its Netflix API, it was meant to support its DVD-by-mail business. In the time since the Netflix API was released, the business has shifted to streaming instant video, from hundreds of devices. Meanwhile, the Netflix API hasn't changed much and it's time for a redesign, according to Netflix's Daniel Jacobson in his talk at OSCon Wednesday. Jacobson's talk offers examples of how the next iteration might look, including doing away with versions, but creating unique endpoints for each partner's application.
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Live video startup Justin.tv has released a comprehensive API for consuming, organizing and creating content on its site. With it, the company hopes to be a platform for live video.