The Last.fm PHP Library by Felix Bruns provides bindings for the Last.fm API. With this PHP Library, developers can get call methods and responses in the form of objects; responses can be cached on the filesystem or in a database.
App Annie, a global app economy business intelligence solutions provider, has announced the release of the newest version of App Annie Analytics which includes several key enhancements including an improved web dashboard, daily email reports, CSV export and a new Analytics API for existing App Annie Analytics customers.
In May, PW reported on Gumroad's API that aimed to simplify online transactions. Indeed, the earlier release did move Gumroad towards its goal: "to democratize the ability to sell stuff online." However, Gumroad's latest offer, Platform API, simplifies the online buying process even further. The earlier API required buyers to register for a Gumroad account and required the use of links. The Platform API removes the need for links and buyer accounts. Instead, an entire transaction occurs on the merchant's site.
Do you remember what it was like to figure out what was going on in your city fifteen years ago? You probably called your friends. Less than 20% of U.S. households were online. People learned about local news and events from newspapers, TV and their friends. I remember a lot of nights that we were frustrated “nothing cool was going on.” Information was scarce, and people still paid for it.