Developers were angered when Yahoo Finance deactivated a CSV download feature that was being treated as an API. As a result, it appears as though several applications broke and developers voiced their disappointment. But, as it turns out, they were taking a big risk in the first place.
There are no secrets on the Internet. And now, thanks to StealthModeWatch, it's even easier for people to find your secrets--if you're a company with outside investors. The service, which also includes an API, digs through public records to expose new investments and the people attached to them.