This SDK is a ruby wrapper around the Hooktheory API. The Hooktheory API exposes chord probability data used in TheoryTab Searches. All requests are made over HTTPS, with request and response support for JSON and XML formats. To authenticate to the Hooktheory API, you will need to provide a bearer Token, that follows the OAuth 2 protocol. Hooktheory provides developers with support for the theory behind songs using music theory books, songwriting software, and TheoryTabs.
Topsy, a search tool based on real-time social media activity, has unveiled a new service called Topsy Social Analytics that tracks the rise and fall in popularity of specific pieces of online content as well as broader trends in online discussion. The analytics tool, like the Topsy API, uses publicly available data from Twitter to rank content and identify trends.
BooRah, the restaurant search service, has announced the release of the BooRah API. The API augments the existing BooRah syndication platform, which is currently used by newspapers and other web sites that have a local focus. Their API is a standards-based web services platform, that also provides enhanced mobile platform capabilities. On mobile platforms, the API automatically integrates with Mozilla Geode and Skyhook Loki when they are present.
Firmex, a provider of virtual data room and secure document sharing solutions used by companies worldwide, recently announced the availability of its application programming interface (API) that enables developers to integrate their VDR with existing third-party enterprise systems.