The Bitfinex Go Sample Code by Bitfinex demonstrates how to access the API to integrate crypto-currency features into web services. Resources include account, orders, public channels sync, and WebSocket support.
Eleven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, Location, and Blockchain. Featured is the Sony Audio Control API, which developers can use to create applications that can control the audio of certain Sony devices. Here's a look at what is new.
Skyflow, a startup that takes an API-first approach to data security, has announced its new Payments Data Privacy Vault. The API provides access to a zero-trust repository that enables companies to store payment data and conduct financial transactions while protecting personal data.
Of all the markets being impacted by the booming API economy, perhaps none has seen as much activity and innovation as the payments space. The past several years have seen the launch of a number of disruptive and successful API-centric upstarts, including Stripe and Balanced. Meanwhile, entrenched players like PayPal and Verifone have responded with new offerings of their own.