Facebook-owned Instagram has broken apps and surprised developers by substantially reducing the number of API calls allowed per user per hour. According to reports, the rate limit for the Instagram API was reduced from 5,000 per user per hour to 200 per user per hour this weekend without warning.
Backblaze has announced S3 compatible APIs for its B2 Cloud Storage. Since Backblaze first launched its B2 Cloud Storage, S3 compatibility has been the most requested feature. Now, Backblaze is delivering, and it is launching the new APIs with an impressive list of early adopters.
MEA Mobile's Printicular App powered by the Walgreens API has passed four million prints. Walgreens will be speaking at the I Love APIs 2014 conference that will be held in San Francisco September 9-10.