Election integrity is front and center in the United States as a result of last week’s presidential election and the tension that delayed results have caused in a national electorate that is desperate for certainty. It is clear that the Associated Press saw this coming and took action.
Whether you've heard of it or not, Platform as a Service, or PaaS, is an emerging trend that is quickly giving way to thousands of mashups across the web and corporate Intranets. A new article in the E-Commerce Times entitled "The PaaS Era, Part 1: Everybody's Pounding Out Mashups" highlights the growth of mashups as web startups and established companies continue to open up their platforms to third party developers.
IMB Bank, an Australian bank, recently announced its Open Banking platform. The first release of the platform shares data related to deposits and transactions. More specifically, data includes relevant features, rates, and fees. The platform shares such information through an API.