Amazon quietly launched the AWS IoT Button, a limited release programmable button that developers can program to control connected devices and services. The AWS IoT Button sold out in a few hours. Developers interested in trying it out can sign up to be notified when more buttons become available.
Seven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, Air Travel, and Politics. Highlights include an API that returns armed conflict data from around the world and an API for selling airline flights. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.