13 APIs Used in 7 Days: Google Places, Hoiio and Genability

This past week 7 new mashups were added to our mashup directory and 13 different APIs were used to build them. Some of the newer or less frequently seen APIs include Google URL Shortener, Huffington Post Pollster, Tixik and Wolfram Alpha . The most often used APIs this week are Google Latitude, Google Maps and Google Maps Data. And the most commonly used types of APIs were Mapping (4 APIs, 7 mashups), Reference (3 APIs, 3 mashups) and Social (1 APIs, 1 mashups). The list below shows which APIs were used by which mashups:

foursquare foursquare used in Trippin

Freebase Freebase used in Trippin

Genability Genability used in CostButton

Google Latitude Google Latitude used in Flocations, Trippin

Google Maps Google Maps used in Flocations, Trippin

Google Maps Data Google Maps Data used in Flocations, Trippin

Google Places Google Places used in Trippin

Google URL Shortener Google URL Shortener used in SMS to Phone (Chrome Extension)

Hoiio SMS Hoiio SMS used in SMS to Phone (Chrome Extension)

Huffington Post Pollster Huffington Post Pollster used in HuffPost Politics Election Dashboard

Tixik Tixik used in Trippin

Twilio Twilio used in Skip the Bus

Wolfram Alpha  Wolfram Alpha used in Trippin

Mashups of the day:
And each day there is one mashup selected to be Mashup of the Day. Here are last week's winners:



 HuffPost Politics Election Dashboard

 Skip the Bus

 SMS to Phone (Chrome Extension)

 Sunny & Share