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There are a number of advertising networks available for mobile applications, but game company Tap Me is creating one specifically for game developers. Tap Me has launched its iPhone SDK today, with plans to support other platforms soon, including a generic API that will allow developers full control of how advertisements are included in their games. Rather than simply provide display advertising, Tap Me ties the ads into in-game actions, with brands able to be integrated deeper into games.
Box continues to encourage creativity and innovation with its ongoing parade of challenges, competitions, and hackathons. Its latest quest to engage the developer community arrives in the form of a Risk-inspired online battle: BRISK. BRISK started as a typical Box challenge; however, to date it has developed into its "own wondrous virtual world, complete with it’s own servers, it’s own API and it’s own set of rules." The strategy and competition have become intense and complicated, but the goal remains simple: "devise the optimal strategy for your bot to take over the world."
We've added 7 APIs to the ProgrammableWeb API directory in categories such as Games, News Services, and Weather. Here's a summary of what's new.
||The TRBMB API generates "That Really Blanks my Blank" phrases based on randomized words. The API returns JSON formatted arrays.||Text||10.02.2017|
||The Codemojo API connects an application with a rewards platform that supports loyalty points management, wallet, referrals, gamification, and sync. The API requires API Keys for authentication. The...||Engagement||10.02.2017|
||The TwitchTV Streams API Gets information about active streams that are returned sorted by number of current viewers, in descending order. It also Gets metadata information about active streams...||Social||09.29.2017|
||The Twitch Webhook API includes a system that allows you to subscribe to a topic and be notified when new data comes in for that topic. It helps to alleviate the need to poll the API for fresh data....||Social||09.29.2017|
||The Caret API lets users harness their smart device sensors and interconnect them with third party devices...||Internet of Things||09.28.2017|