The USA Today YQL library by USA Today uses Yahoo Query Language to access the Articles API. With this resource, developers can access data from top news, search query, reporter, sections, and time range. In detail, Articles API can retrieve editorial content, use tag search, and call feeds for one of the USA Today communities. For more information, contact author Sebastian Spier firstname.lastname@example.org
One of the great things about APIs is that they make applications more accessible than ever in the age of the cloud. But just because an application is accessible doesn’t necessarily mean there is a mechanism in place to consume data from the application via the API it exposes. In fact, the tools needed to consume that data is giving rise to a new class of middleware that is collectively being referred to as cloud brokering software.
Time for a review of some of the more interesting new mashup arrivals. Over 25 new mashups have been added in the past week alone. Subject matter includes games, sports, news, music, shopping, pets and others. Click here for the full list by date.