Escrow.com has announced a beta version of its Platform API. Through the API, third party apps and services can integrate the escrow services Escrow.com has long been known for. Once integrated, apps and services can hold money in trust until a transaction has fully completed.
Our API directory now includes 46 bitcoin APIs. The newest is the Btc.to API. The most popular, in terms of page visits, is the BitStamp API. Below you'll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of bitcoin APIs.
One of the more problematic elements of building any application is managing end user identities. Writing the code to manage who gets to access any given application not only is time consuming; it doesn’t usually add much in the way of unique value to the application.