The Dwolla Ruby SDK by Dwolla allows to communicate with the API to implement real time payment features into web services. Resources include installation with gem and test with bundle. Examples show how to authenticate, fetch user information, grab user's contacts, list user's funding sources, send & receive money, and obtain user's balance.
HSBC Hong Kong has announced a new API that aims to support more advanced payment collection options. Using the new API developers will gain access to instant electronic Direct Debit Authorisation (eDDA) and real-time payment transfer functionality.
Push is the new pull. And everyone's doing it. If you're still pulling, it's probably about time you stopped all of that, as Twitter announced on Monday that they are opening up the Site Streams beta. App developers are salivating at the prospect of all those status updates being showered on them from Twitter's engorged hosepipe.