Mashups using the same API (120)
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With respect to Web APIs, the industry has clearly and emphatically landed on REST as the standard way to implement these services. And for good reason... REST, which is generally implemented as a one-size-fits-all solution, is an excellent choice for a most companies who wish to expose their content to third parties, mobile app developers, partners, internal teams, etc. There are many tomes about what REST is and how best to implement it, so I won’t go into detail here. But if I were to sum up the value proposition to these companies of the traditional REST solution, I would describe it as:
Twitch today announced the Twitch Mobile Software Development Kit (SDK), which will eventually let mobile device gamers capture, archive, and live-broadcast their games to Twitch, a social network for gamers that already has a large presence on consoles and PCs. Android and iOS device owners have access to the Twitch community through a dedicated mobile app, but it allows only for viewing and interacting with content that's already been posted to the site. For mobile gaming fanatics, things are about to get a whole lot more interesting.
Setster, appointment software provider, announced Release 2.0 of the Setster API that expands its functionality and reach. The API allows partners and customers to build fully integrated, custom booking solutions within existing applications and tools. The added features allow developers to enjoy a completely automated management environment with regards to the Setster feature set of its solution.
||The Dexcom API enables secure authorization to retrospective Dexcom CGM (continuous glucose monitor) data for use in third party applications, thus supporting choice in diabetes management. It is a...||Healthcare||09.19.2017|
Indogsm Cell Phone Tracker
||The Indogsm Cell Phone Tracker API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Indogsm with other applications. Public documentation is not available. Indogsm provides cell phone...||Mobile||09.06.2017|
Vantiv Hosted Payments
||This API allows you to process Vantiv services via the Hosted Payments solution on the Express payment platform. It provides a way to process a single sale transaction and store card data in PASS to...||Payments||09.04.2017|
Vantiv triPOS Cloud Lane
||This Vantiv Cloud Lane API provides a way to see all the lanes currently associated with your account, generate a new activation code for your PIN pad, reconfigure PIN pad and more. TriPOS Cloud...||Payments||09.04.2017|
Vantiv triPOS Express
||This API allows you to process a Vantiv transaction through triPOS. The API supports null lane IDs that allows payment transactions to flow through the system without the need for hardware. This...||Payments||09.04.2017|