Organizations of all sizes are starting to appreciate that there is a wealth of information starting to flow in and out of their companies via the APIs they decided to expose to third-parties. Now those organizations can start figuring out how to derive some value out of all that data.
Complicated processes for sharing videos, photographs, memes, and other media are no laughing matter. Popular humor site Cheezburger.com was concerned that its "humor partners" were finding the company's procedures onerous, especially as the mix of 24 million site visitors used an increasingly diverse array of devices to connect with its content.
Cheezburger, the network of silly sites whose mission is to deliver a laugh or smile to everyone’s face at least once a day, just launched a new API. The API will help developers build a share-to-Cheezburger button in content creation apps … and help Cheezburger publish more silly cat pictures to a wider audience.
If you are seeking to get the maximum business advantage from big data, it is time to get ready to create a API-based nervous and vascular system to understand and transport data located outside the four walls of your business.
You probably don't think of your car as a developer platform, but Mike Rosack did. A few days after buying his Chevy Volt, Rosack started slowly mining his driving data. But he eventually revved up his efforts and created a community platform for drivers to track their own efficiency. Today more than 1,800 Volt owners compare stats with each other, jockeying for position on Rosack's Volt Stats leader board.
The rush to make everything mobile has generated new ways to do business, new ways to organize ourselves and new ways to communicate, but mobile apps aren't your father's mainframe, desktop or laptop applications.
Freezing and crashing issues lead to bad reviews frenzy. According to a survey by API company Apigee, 96 per cent of American app users have been rendered sufficiently enraged by their apps as to take to the web and post a strong-worded negative review.
A new report from API company Apigee indicates that app users get most frustrated when their app freezes or crashes, with 96% of these feeling irritated enough to write a bad review.
After having made its enterprise-level API management tools available for free only a few months ago, Palo Alto, CA-based Apigee today announced the public beta version its new Apigee Mobile Analytics software for developers. The software allows developers to identify and respond to problems with their mobile apps in real-time, and extends the company’s service offerings to now deliver end-to-end solutions from APIs to mobile analytics.