February 3, 2011
Often we like to highlight mashups that offer useful features such as searching for a new house, planning a vacation or saving on energy costs. Sometimes though, it's nice to use a mashup for no other reason than it is fun. Today we'll look at several gaming mashups that allow users to take a quiz, conduct a treasure hunt and even modify Minecraft.
I do not remember many of my friends birthdays; I am sure that they do not remember mine either. These days, many people rely on Facebook to notify them of such occasions. But what happens if you don’t feel comfortable posting your birthday on facebook, but still want to help your closest friends out? Look no further than the IsItBirthday API. This API, brought to you by morethanseven.net, allows you to create feeds to help people remember your birthday. A simple and fun way to ensure that you are not forgotten.
Well over 600,000 developers participate in a topcoder community that not only allows them to expand their development skills, but also gives them access to projects where they can get paid for participating.