Mashups using the same API (88)
A music mashup pulling data from Amazon AAWS, YouTube, LyricWiki and Yahoo BOSS.
A search tool using several APIs to aggregate results.
iPap is a celebrity spotting service utilizing mobile technology and Google maps. The idea is that whenever you see a celebrity out and about, you can use your iPhone to iPap them and let the world...
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.
In one of the year's more interesting API announcements, the hugely successful social networking site Facebook launched their own API this week. Up to this point most social networking sites including MySpace have been notoriously walled gardens (back in February I reported on a home-grown Facebook API).
Back in July, ProgrammableWeb reported that Dropbox had launched a beta version of the Dropbox Datastore API which provides a new method of syncing and storing data on Dropbox. Dropbox has just announced that the Datastore API is now out of beta and the first stable version of the API has been released.
ProPublica Nonprofit Explorer
||The ProPublica Nonprofit Explorer API provides an application programming interface to the search engine and database that powers Nonprofit Explorer. The Nonprofit Explorer includes data on 1.6...||Non-Profit||02.16.2017|
||The ProPublica Congress API returns: Roll-call vote data, tracked by official Congressional data sources, Member data for current and past members of Congress, Standard bill summaries and details,...||Government||02.16.2017|
Google Search Console URL Testing Tool
||The Google Search Console URL Testing Tool REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Google Search Console URL Testing Tool with other websites and applications. The...||URLs||02.13.2017|
SnapBuy Visual Search
||Enable customers to snap and buy your products from catalogs, billboards, ads or directly with the SnapBuy visual search engine. You can (optionally) add visual recognition features such as OCR,...||Search||02.05.2017|
Eurobits Content Aggregation Service
||The Eurobits Content Aggregation Service API simplifies the development of secure online search applications for retrieving financial accounts and other non-financial records of individuals and...||Search||01.23.2017|