Snoo is a Ruby Wrapper for the Reddit API. It is authored by Jeff Sandberg and documentation can be found on GitHub. The Snoo wrapper for the Reddit API is designed to provide an interface that alleviates problems with JSON, webserver requests, and session/cookie management. The library is designed to be initiated once, and then be ready to go.
HelpSocial has released a new Open API that features enhancements for improved performance, scalability, and security. The Open API provides access to all capabilities of the platform such as streaming content from across social networks and replying to social and messaging comments.
Many of the world's most successful technology companies have seen their fortunes bolstered by offering open APIs, but incidents last week involving Facebook and Spotify demonstrate that open APIs are not without risk, especially when enforcement of API usage policies is lax.
Do you remember a time when keeping track of your social networks meant only checking your inbox? Neither do I, but Microsoft is working on a solution that will eventually allow Outlook to integrate with a number of social networks like LinkedIn, Facebook and MySpace with the Outlook Social Connector.