Resources tagged with “API Economy”

 
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Radian6 unveiled an interesting infographic today on the Valentine's Day conversations on social media.  Great stats on Valentine's Day plans (most folks were staying in), gifts (Top 3 were cards,...
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Within the past three years, the grown of APIs has more than tripled -- with Mashery growing along with it.  "We have seen this before," said John Musser from Programmable Web. "In 1995, we asked '...
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Now that the dust has settled, and I have sifted through my bag of schwag, from CES 2012. It’s time to retrospect on what I got from days of gadgetry in Las Vegas. As many have mentioned already,...
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Transformed over the last decade by the Internet and mobile devices, the newspaper industry is now being reshaped by another force: APIs. Recently, Programmable Web posted about the growing number...
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Where are you? Oh, and where are your friends, and where is that bar they’re meeting up at tonight? In recent years, more and more apps are answering these questions, which means more and more...
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In today's news of Klout's $30-million, Kleiner-led funding round, we saw an incredibly interesting development: the use of API call volume as a proxy for company value. In particular, Klout CEO Joe...
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While many are traveling for the holidays, it seems that the Travel industry is doing double-duty as a top example on how to do API programs well.  According to news site Tnooz, this vertical in...
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I’ve heard that developers build software for either money or fame. But sometimes, there’s a nobler cause. Earlier this year, the US Department of Health and Human Services and Vice President Biden...
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Steve Yegge's now famous rant about Google+ is actually an incredibly educational piece about the competitive advantages of API-enabled platforms. Yegge's thesis? That platforms are the new drivers...
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Working for an ecommerce provider company many years back we had, in our standard corporate pitch deck, what we called the refrigerator slide. A visual testament to our intimate understanding of...

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