The Alkemics Tariff Node.js Sample Code demonstrates how to make requests to the API to implement sales features into retail websites. Developers can target markets that speak French and English languages initially, and scale globally after.
Yahoo has just released a major update to YQL, the Yahoo Query Language platform they first launched late last year as part of their Yahoo Open Strategy. YQL is a SQL-like programming interface to all Yahoo data that can also support non-Yahoo data as well (think of queries that look like: select id from flickr.photos.search where text='car'). This week's release adds a set of new features called Yahoo Execute which begin putting in place more pieces of a powerful cloud-based development platform.