One of the great things about our directory data model is that it allows us to get a big picture view of what an API looks like in today’s world. This month we consider the data in the API type, architectural style and scope fields to see what it tells us about the APIs in our directory.
What is the answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe and Everything? The answer is 42. If you are interested in such number facts and were looking at a source of all such information aggregated from various internet sources, there is good news. Since we track APIs over here at ProgrammableWeb, it should come as no surprise that there is a Numbers API now that gets you access to all kinds of interesting information.