Mashape is proud to have Insto
As Insto states, “we believe that developers should be concentrating on creating exciting applications, not managing complicated systems or infrastructure.”
Give Insto a try, we think you’ll like it!…
How many SMS APIs do you know about? Apparently there are a ton of them, as you can see from the list below! Hope this helps in your app development.
(Also for Australia, UK, NZ) BurstSMS web API allows you to build apps that can send and receive SMS. Use standard web languages to build applications that speak to global SMS carriers. No need to worry about complex SMPP servers or hosting SMS servers. Just send us your messages using our clean clear API calls and we will deliver…
Visit mashape.com/contest for details and instructions. Contest ends July 22nd.
You like cool stuff? So do we! That’s why we are having a contest this week where you can win awesome schnitzel. It’s pretty basic, you share our API marketplace with others and we reward you with prizes.
The grand prize winner will receive a Parrot AR Drone2.0
! So everyone has a fair shot at winning something we will also be awarding 5 random participants with $50 thinkgeek gift cards
. Trust us, there is a lot of great geeky things you could get for $50 from thinkgeek.
As an API Marketplace, Mashape facilitates billing for API providers and consumers. As such, we continuously strive to provide features and tools that help developers manage their API subscriptions.
We are happy to announce that we are now sending usage alerts. When you approach 80% of your subscribed plan limit, we’ll send you an email.
Email Usage Alerts when API usage approaches limit
We hope that you find this feature useful in managing your API subscriptions. As always, please feel free to send us a note at firstname.lastname@example.org
if you have comments and suggestions.…
Last weekend we had the privilege of being a sponsor to the HumanAPI Hackathon
. The Human API
is a platform that lets developers easily and securely integrate health data into their apps. It lets you aggregate all your health information from other providers/APIs and selectively access health information in groups (e.g. Activities, Blood glucose, etc). This gives developers a holistic view of a person’s health information that can be used to contribute to the progress in the medical/health industry through apps.
The 24-hackathon ended with 30 creative projects ranging from a ‘Mommy’
app (that constantly nags you to get…
What is API World?
is simply the largest API conference and expo – a worldwide event for thousands of developers, API providers, and entrepreneurs shaping the future of the API economy. It was created with the mission to be technology-neutral catalyst of connections, knowledge, trust and business within the developer community of API providers and consumers. If you are a coder, a startup, or an enterprise that consumes or provides multiple APIs, this is your event.
Who’s going to be at API World?
We have an elite lineup of speakers
including ProgrammableWeb founder John Musser, VMware ex-CTO and…
This post is brought to you in part by Geeklist
, a vibrant platform for geeks to discover, connect and share the great work they have done. Check out the upcoming ‘Hack for Good’
global mobile hackathon this coming June 28th – 30th.
We love hackathons! We love seeing what developers can do with APIs. Just look at this
, and this
! However with hackathons running almost every day, it’s easy to run out of app ideas. What if your app was already created in some hackathon that you…
This past weekend we were at Parisoma for APIHackDay SF 2013
. API HackDay SF brings developers together for an all-day coding fest focused on building apps and mashups with APIs.
At the end of the 8-hour hackathon, about 20 teams
presented their apps to evangelists from Mashery
, and Apiphany
. There were prize categories from each company, as well as overall top three prizes.
Congratulations to the winners!
The overall top three winners were Smart CRM
, and ranker.io
. You can also check…
There has been a lot of buzz around Face Recognition since Google Glass
was announced. We believe that face recognition will open up a ton of possibilities in how we interact not just with each other, but with objects as well – whether it’s with Glass or not.
To help you in your journey of exploring face recognition, we have below a long list of face detection and recognition APIs that you can use for your applications. Enjoy!
Stephen here from Lambda Labs. For sample code and a graphical demo, check out…