Twitter yesterday announced updates to its developer platform terms that aim to reign in the use of automation by bad actors "to perform coordinated actions across multiple accounts." Twitter's updated policies forbid applications from posting identical content to multiple Twitter accounts.
ThinkUp -- the free, open source web application that captures your posts, tweets and other data on social networks like Twitter and Facebook -- has added support for Google Plus. Thanks to the the newly-released Google Plus API, ThinkUp now lets you download all of your social data from the major social networks.
Tangler, an online network of discussion forums, recently announced their new API. The Tangler service takes traditional discussion forums to a new level, by allowing anyone to easily set up a discussion forum that can grow to include hundreds of topics and thousands of users.