Handson-reddit is a Node.js wrapper for the Reddit API. It is authored by Tim Atkinson, and was made to create a node-friendly wrapper/client for the Reddit API. One of it's main purposes is to assist developers in learning how to create an API wrapper using superagent and to request and share it using npm publish.
One of the more interesting views given by the directory is a look at what sectors are seeing the most growth in APIs. The directory data model allows for one primary category as well as multiple secondary categories and in this article we take a look at which categories are most represented.
Foursquare, the leading location-based social tool, announced a major new initiative last week to expand its location database to include cross-references to corresponding venue listings from other services. As characterized in the announcement post on the company blog, the goal is to make Foursquare the missing "Rosetta Stone for location, allowing you to link information about a real-world place from one database to any other." Now it's not just about using Foursquare, but connecting it to other services.