Mashups using the same API (2578)
In September ProgrammableWeb organized a track on social APIs at DataWeek. We were pleased to be supported in the effort by 3Scale. We also invited the company's Steven Willmott to share what he has seen within the rapidly-growing space of social APIs.
During undergrad, I worked on a few side projects, with most of them using some sort of social-networking API. It was great learning some new skills and at the same time it was rewarding to tap into the vast networks of established sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Cue to postgrad and I had to complete a research component as part of my course requirements. With a nudge from my supervisor I asked the question: "Is it viable to have a generic social networking API? Will it be useful?"
Each of Google's 95 APIs has employees to support it. So, we're used to seeing tutorials from Googlers about this API or that. Last week the search giant did something different. In a series of posts, Silvano Luciani wrote a series of posts showing how the Google Chart API can help make sense of data from the Google AdSense API.
||The HelpSocial Open API offers a menu of possibilities with the capabilities of social media and messaging features to every application used to help customers. This API allows you to decide where...||Customer Service||03.30.2017|
||The Pi API offers calls for Pi number operations. Up to 750 billion digits of Pi are available during HTTP calls. The API can return digits from a specified range, a desired position, and stream...||Math||03.28.2017|
||The uebermaps API can be used to create and share interactive maps programmatically. uebermaps is a social mapping platform that allows users to collect interesting locations, collaborate on maps,...||Social||03.27.2017|
||The GetSocial Chat API lets you access all chat related data to build your own UI or perform a deep integration into your app or game. There are two types of chat rooms: Private rooms and Public...||Social||03.20.2017|
||The White Label API serves your collections, mixtapes, tracks, and more through a simple API interface. API access comes with account service; as of 3/25/17 it is still in closed Beta (version 0.9...||Music||03.20.2017|