This Facebook Graph PHP SDK supports the Graph API and Facebook Login. Because the GitHub documentation offers the open source PHP SDK, users will be able to access the platform in an existing PHP application. Test and contribution sections available. Created by Fosco Marotto.
Nineteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, Business, Natural Language Processing and Social. Highlights include Sygic Travel APIs for travel planning and RiteKit social media engagement APIs. Here's a look at what is new.
The Swipp API allows developers to integrate Swipp's "Social Intelligence" into their sites and applications. Public information is not available on the API; interested parties are asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org. Once available the APIs will "make it possible for people to interact around any topic imaginable."
A Digg community member, suspicious of some top links, used the site's Digg API to uncover a 159 fake accounts. By comparing the stories voted on by these accounts to other stories, he discovered what appeared to be directed fraud and what Digg now calls "tests to find spam vulnerabilities." We spoke to the community member to learn how he used the site's API and what he learned.