South Africa now has a bank joining the open banking movement. Nedbank has introduced a beta of its Nedbank API Marketplace that allows Nedbank technical partners to utilize certain bank features and access bank data. The platform currently includes seven APIs that developers can leverage.
Thirteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Messaging, Payments, and Shipping. Highlights include an unofficial Google News API and an API for enabling applications to accept Bitcoin payments. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.