The Idilia Python Sample Code by 71FIL demonstrates API interaction, providing code to access with Key, set up HTTP format, process queries, send data to JSON protocol, authorize, send requests, and receive responses.
Here is an interview with Dr Stuart Battersby, Chief Technology Officer and Founder of Chatterbox.co - a sentiment analysis engine that utilizes machine learning (yes that all familiar buzz word) to social media conversations (even more prevalent buzz words). However what makes Chatterbox.co stand apart from social media err,chatter is it's clever use of hard core computational performance of machine learning with insightful and creative business use cases.
A year ago we asked who belongs to the API billionaires club and listed several APIs that can count their API requests in the billions. Now there are many more API billionaires serving billions of requests every month. There is also a class of eight companies that are serving in the billions every single day, as shown in ProgrammableWeb Founder John Musser's talk today at Glue.