"Ideas worth spreading" is the slogan of TED, the elite conference whose videos are extremely popular on the web. Now the potentially viral content will be spread even further with the new TED API for accessing the 900 videos and associated metadata.
Stride, the team communications solution Atlassian launched in September, today announced new features designed to make it "an even more powerful communications solution." These features include new API capabilities that enable developers to build custom apps and messaging bots.
ffwd is an online community that lets members discover new videos selected based on their interests and favorite shows, and share videos with friends. The "ffwd" button lets you "fast-forward" to the next video in the sequence if you've seen enough of the current video -- kind of like "channel" surfing, buy on the Net. ffwd have now released an API to let developers build ffwd applications on any web-enabled video device. Specifically, ffwd's new API will enable developers to: