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- Find your friends in a map, inside your social network. Post events, photos and videos in map.
- Get simple information on any website: owner, location, daily visitors, IP neighbors and other stuff that your mom can understand.
- Coined the eHarmony of home finding, Better Home integrates the 7 different API calls to match a user with their ideal home. Currently, the mashup is only specific to San Francisco, CA.
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Kippt, designed to make information workflow and archiving effortless, has launched a new API alongside a developer site and app gallery. The new, publicly available API simply opens up the existing Kippt API that continues to power the Kippt web service. Instead of pushing Kippt as a standalone product, the Kippt team hopes that the Kippt API will encourage developers to develop apps based on the Kippt platform.
Once upon a time there was the great debate over JSON vs XML. The past few years have seen JSONs popularity rise despite XML (and other formats) being well-established. Our own statistics on ProgrammableWeb show a significant increase in the number of JSON APIs over 2009/2010. During 2009 there were only 191 JSON APIs registered. So far in 2010 there are already 223.
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The Facebook API saw huge changes in 2010 that moved the service away from being a closed network and towards being a more open community. The leading social network site must be doing something right on that front. Facebook was the third most popular service for use in new mashups last year, nearly doubling its total number in our directory.
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