This is the Node.js SDK for accessing the Bitcodin API for developers to access and integrate Bitcodin through Node.js. Bitcodin by Bitmovin is a video encoding service that allows for live and recorded video streaming over the web.
If you wonder which of the 267 APIs on this site people view most often you might be surprised. It's not Google Maps, it's YouTube. Which has been true for quite some time. But the number of mashups using YouTube has been small, until recently when they've started to pick-up.
OnSIP has launched the OnSIP Network today, a signaling Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) that provides API-enabled access to platform infrastructure that can manage WebRTC applications. ProgrammableWeb spoke with John Riordan, CTO of OnSIP prior to today’s launch.
Cloud APIs are all about the endpoints: some services follow the current trend of providing a RESTful end point, others use older protocols such as RPC or SOAP, some use newer - push focused - endpoints like WebSockets or HTTP Streaming, others may offer a number of different endpoints to meet different requirements and some just use what seems to be best for a specific job which might mean not strictly following protocol rules. But is providing an endpoint to a service alone good enough? Should a developer really have to care about how a service is built or accessed when they can use a client library?