This SDK is Ruby logging support for Rapid7 InsightOps. The API allows you to automate InsightOps by creating scripts to execute from the command line without the need to access the user interface. It provides a way to programmatically query log data or interact with resources, such as logs, alerts, or saved queries. Rapid7 provides Security Ops by delivering shared visibility, analytics, and automation to unite security, IT, and DevOps teams.
Here is a follow up interview with Raj Kadam, CEO of Viralheat API whom we have interviewed on the Sentiment Analysis API here. In 2012, Viralheat had about 30 billion calls over all its' APIs. Viralheat just announced a new API called Human Intent API.
Google is making it even easier for developers wishing to implement OpenID with the OAuth. Google has announced that developers can now utilize a "Hybrid Protocol" that combines the OpenID federated login with the OAuth authorization process. The new OpenID OAuth extension makes it easier for developers to implement OAuth through initial authentication using OpenID. According to Yariv Adan on the Google Data APIs Blog:
Sociocast raised $1 million in funding from New York’s Raptor Ventures, bringing its total to nearly $6 million. As CEO and founder Albert Azout told Sean Ludwig at Venturebeat, the Prediction API is useful to advertising, social and gaming, retail, finance and government.