This SDK is a typescript library to access the Request Network protocol, that is the default implementation of the Data Access layer. Request Network provides a RESTful service that enables users to interact with the Request Protocol, abstracting all Blockchain-related aspects. Developers can utilize the API to create Requests, list Requests, and find a specific Request by its ID. Request Network is an Open Financial Network for transaction requests that includes support for; blockchain, invoicing, ethereum and more.
The Amazon Web Services team has announced a new "Requester Pays" pricing model for their Simple Storage Service (S3). Amazon's S3 service, which provides scalable access to Amazon's online data storage infrastructure, enables customers to rapidly scale their platform using a cost effective pay-as-you-go model. Now, the new S3 Requester Pays Model gives S3 customers the built-in ability to charge their users for specific data transfers. Furthermore, Amazon takes care of the billing for the requested data, eliminating excess accounting overhead for the data providers. From their announcement:
AOL is now offering developers who create applications using the Open AIM API the opportunity to make money. AIM Money is a new revenue-share platform where developers profit from ads they embed into their Open AIM applications.
Eleven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Agriculture, Authentication, and Cycling. Featured today is an API that provides spam filtering options for applications and an API for determining the course of the sun. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.