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One of the more subtle trends starting to emerge as 2014 approaches is that end users are increasingly self-servicing their data integration requirements. As integration services continue to mature in the cloud, the days of end users' dependence on developers to connect various sets of data are coming to a close. A case in point is Adeptia, a provider of data and application integration software that plans to extend the reach of its software directly to end users.
A workshop on open government data pathways by API Evangelist and current White House Innovation Fellow, Kin Lane, shows there is still plenty of potential for developers, startups and interested citizens to influence the government open data agenda and make use of government data assets. Lane ran the workshop as part of the pre-opening day's workshop series at API Strategy and Practice, being held in San Francisco for the rest of the week.
Telephony-as-a-service company Twilio (a ProgrammableWeb sponsor) is set to announce new volume pricing for heavy users of its Twilio SMS API. The company had previously dropped the price for SMS twice, but did not yet have published volume pricing. Those using over 500,000 SMS messages a month will now pay a fraction of a penny per SMS.
Twilio Programmable Fax
||The Twilio Programmable Fax API supports the integration of fax transmission functionality between apps and fax machines. It allows users to send faxes and access past fax records. The RESTful API...||Telephony||04.25.2017|
Twilio Programmable Chat
||The Twilio Programmable Chat API provides a RESTful interface for integrating cloud-based server side chat functionality in apps. It supports the addition of chat capabilities in web and mobile apps...||Telephony||04.25.2017|
||The SMSGateway.me API integrates messaging into mobile applications. It is available in JSON format with URL endpoint and GET method. With the API, developers can display a list of messages, fetch a...||Messaging||04.18.2017|
||The AudioBurst API provides diverse talk-radio content and metadata to existing applications. The platform organizes and returns JSON data related to bursts, playlists, categories, stories, full...||Audio||04.02.2017|
HIGH.FI News aggregator
||The HIGH.FI platform combines news from thousands of global sources, and organizes them in categories. The News aggregator API gives each headline a score and provides chronological data in JSON...||News Services||03.30.2017|