Mashups using the same API (822)
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Ford recruited 100 "Agents" to test drive their Ford Fiesta. These agents will spend 6 months with their own Fiesta, lifestreaming their experiences on YouTube/Twitter. This mashup maps out...
Earthoid Green Search Engine powered by BuildaSearch, Bing, Yahoo and other APIs.
There are many ways for websites to tap into online social networking services to allow their users to connect with each other. Now, for publishers who want to add social network functions to already existing websites, Yahoo! has announced their new Updates API, a web service that provides permission-based access to the actions of any user with a Yahoo! account. As part of Yahoo!'s Open Strategy (Y!OS), this API essentially allows developers to treat the Yahoo! network as a social networking platform (for more on Y!OS see our coverage of the initial Y!OS announcement and their YQL launch).
What's hot in APIs these days? If you look for clues in what APIs are most often used in new mashups listed here on ProgrammableWeb, it's the Twitter API. Not a surprise given how hot the Twitter service is this year. As you can see from our recent weekly mashup summaries, hardly a week goes by without Twitter being one of the top 3 APIs. The chart below shows the top 10 APIs for the past two weeks:
AWR Cloud Developer
||The AWR Cloud Developer API supports the integration of AWR Cloud features and tracking of website performance metrics. The API is particularly useful in the daily, weekly, biweekly, monthly, or on...||Web Site Management||10.29.2016|
Twitter Object Nest
||The Twitter Object Nest API allows developers to programmatically upload media and other assets to Twitter, a social microblogging service. The content type to be uploaded must be a valid media type...||Blogging||10.28.2016|
Amazon Alexa Flash Briefing Skill
||A Flash Briefing offers sneak previews to news, jokes, lists, audio, and other types of content that are channeled according to the topic selections and frequency preferences of recipients. A user...||Content||10.27.2016|
||This REST API lets you access your submission and organization data and allows you to start accepting text, audio, video, image, or link submissions. It returns submissions, categories, submitters,...||Publishing||10.04.2016|
||The Rooftop CMS API facilitates the construction of apps that are responsive to cross-platform and multi-language content management environments. It is essentially a WordPress solution that...||Content Management||09.03.2016|