Mashups using the same API (3400)
Find showings of the Rocky Horror Picture Show using the RHPS Official Fan Club database of theaters. Listings, maps, and even KML files for Google Earth are available.
Dino Map provides users with a visual and interactive way to explore all of the fossil records in the Paleobiology Database, which includes plants, insects, mammals, reptiles, dinosaurs, and more....
This tool can find the distance between full UK postcodes and display the route on a map.
ProgrammableWeb lists many popular Music APIs in the directory including Last.fm, 7digital and Spotify Metadata. This post features a few really creative, entertaining mashups that use a few popular Music APIs.
In what might be a first in the world of open APIs and mashups, a developer has been sued by a major corporation for developing an application using a third party web service API. As TechCrunch's Jason Kincaid reports, Ryan Sit, the talented developer behind a number of popular mashups is being sued by EMI for his application Favtape because it uses the Seeqpod API. Of course it's not unusual for a record label to aggressively use the courts to defend copyright, but this appears to take the battle to a new ground. As Jason describes:
Elsten software, digital music organizer, has announced OneMusicAPI. Proclaimed to be "OneMusicAPI to rule them all," the API acts as a music metadata aggregator that pulls from multiple sources across the web through a single interface. Elsten founder and OneMusicAPI creator, Dan Gravell, found keeping pace with constant changes from individual sources became too tedious a process to adequately organize music.
||The Springer Meta API allows users to retrieve metadata online. It provides new versioned metadata for more than 10 million documents that includes; journal articles, book chapters and protocols....||Reference||04.24.2017|
Springer Open Access
||The Springer Open Access API provides metadata, full-text content, and images for more then 370,000 open access articles from BioMed Central and SpringerOpen journals. Springer is a global...||Reference||04.24.2017|
||The Flat API supports the integration of the Flat online music notation platform in applications. The API allows developers to integrate functionalities that support a variety of tasks including the...||Music||04.09.2017|
||The Live Odds API offers real-time information about UK and Australian sports. Odds are no older than a few seconds to a few minutes. Developers need to request an API Key which can be used to obtain...||Sports||03.31.2017|
||The Amper Music API allows developers to programmatically create and download audio projects with the Amper Music system. Amper is an AI composer, performer, and producer that allows users to create...||Music||03.27.2017|