David Terence Sadler created the eBay SDK with the main goal to develop with the API in PHP projects. Services that users can find valuable include finding, trading, and shopping. To start, developers need to install the SDK via composer. Features encompass compatibility with PHP 5.3.9 or greater, easiness to install with composer, and compliance with PSR-0, PSR-1 and PSR-2. David offers user guides, SDK versions, sample project, support with Google Group, and contact via Twitter @devbaydotnet
Amazon has launched the Mobile Associates API. The API enables developers to monetize apps by offering physical and digital goods for sale through the Amazon marketplace and various Android stores. App owners can earn up to 6% in advertising fees for sales made through an owner's app. With the Mobile Associates API, Amazon aims to present a new way of monetizing apps by offering contextually relevant products for sale within any given app.
Customer service-driven company Zappos, which first launched its developer program in June, is showing it's still focused on its Zappos API. The platform for platform shoes has been hard at work on a new version, according to Zappos' Will Young, though developers won't notice much difference quite yet.
As the week kicks into high gear, here is another edition of ProgrammableWeb's "In other API Economy News". Today we look at the Audioburst API, billed as the Google for audio; Status.im's API for creating decentralized chatbots, Movesense's announcement of their motion sensor and SDK and more.