Yahoo! Social SDKs showcase how to develop applications with social directory and contacts components. This kit has ben created in Python language for developers who prefer to work with this language. On the GitHub site, instructions to start the development process include SimpleJSON, OAuth, and OpenID requirements along with guides with installation, examples, and tests resources.
A new Facebook Keyword Insights API has been made available to a select range of media partners in the United States, allowing registered developers to create finer-grain, real-time data analysis of popular reactions to the latest news, sport and pop culture stories.
Twitter's latest changes to its Twitter API have left a community of third party developers vexed to say the least. These changes are drastic enough to result in a number of apps not just having to make big adjustments, but actually shutting down completely. With all the noise being created about the issue online, many have been keen to hear some kind of response from the social media giant itself.