NationBuilder promotes leadership of citizens through fundraisers, social campaigns, and the creation of social communities driven by change. The NationBuilder PHP SDK interacts with the OAuth 2.0 protocol to build websites and applications with communications settings, finances tools, and data management features included in the API. Authors Charron Pierrick and Berejeb Anis can be reached at email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org respectively.
Buffer, a social media manger, opened the Buffer API last week beyond its internal apps. According to co-founder, Leo Wildrich, the decision sprung from its single purpose as a company: "How can we make sharing links, videos and images to your social networks easier and more powerful?" Unlike its main competitors, Hootsuite and Sprout Social, Buffer "focus[es] on non-original content sharing, especially photos, videos and articles" states Tech Crunch. As Buffer launches its API, and attempts to make sharing easier, Wildrich stressed that Buffer aims "to build a new sharing standard...across the web."
Yesterday, WhitePages.com announced a new search API that gives developers access to a substantial database of 180 million people, which represents approximately 80% of US adult population and includes 25 million "at work listings".