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These are the organizations I come across in my research who are doing interesting things in the API space. They could be companies, institutions, government agencies, or any other type of organizational entity. My goal is to aggregate so I can stay in tune with what they are up to and how it impacts the API space.
SpreadCloud is connecting the spreadsheet to the cloud. New data sources are popping up every day on the cloud yet most require writing code to access and consume this data. SpreadCloud is making this same data available in the most renowned business analytics application, the spreadsheet. Build smart spreadsheets using SpreadCloud and link any cell in your spreadsheet to external data on the cloud.
Sheetlabs turn spreadsheets into well-documented APIs, quickly and easily. Many businesses still share product lists, service coverage areas, or other tabular information with one another using spreadsheets attached to email. There are so many things that can go wrong with this. Sheetlabs was built with the goal of making it really easy for businesses to build APIs on top of their spreadsheets.
Smartsheet.com, a leading Software as a Service (SaaS) company, offers an enterprise-ready cloud app for work management and collaboration. The award-winning tool is trusted by more than 40,000 businesses and millions of users in over 160 countries. Regarded for its online project management, collaboration, and file sharing features, Smartsheet's intuitive spreadsheet-like app is used broadly to track and manage diverse types of work including: team projects and task lists, customer information, sales pipelines, event schedules, and business processes.
ScraperWiki is a web-based platform for collaboratively building programs to extract and analyze public (online) data, in a wiki-like fashion. Scraper refers to screen scrapers, programs that extract data from websites. Wiki means that any user with programming experience can create or edit such programs for extracting new data, or for analyzing existing datasets. The main use of the website is providing a place for programmers and journalists to collaborate on analyzing public data
APISpark is an cloud API platform that lets you create, host, manage and use web APIs. Using the Restlet Framework at its core, APISpark simplifies the web API experience, the time to market, and the overall cost to get started and to scale you APIs. Restlet is a web API platform vendor, pioneer of RESTful web APIs. APISpark serves our customers around the world, providing software to build web APIs, which includes APISpark, the PaaS version of Restlet. APISpark lets you build and deploy your web APIs, which includes the creation, hosting and management--all in one solution.
Google Sheets is an online spreadsheet app that lets users create and format spreadsheets and simultaneously work with other people. Google Sheets isn’t only for consumers: it's used every day by businesses and schools to manage spreadsheet data. With the new Sheets API v4 and Sheets add-ons, that data can be accessed by code as well as users.
Salesforce.com Inc. is a global enterprise software company headquartered in San Francisco, California. Though best known for its customer relationship management (CRM) product, Salesforce has also expanded into the social enterprise arena through acquisitions. It is currently ranked the most innovative company in America by Forbes magazine, as well as number 27 in Fortune's magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2012. As of April 2013, the company is ranked sixth in providing services in marketing and customer service automation
Highlight and select the cells in your existing spreadsheet and click publish. Our add-in synchronizes your data. Share Data. Now, add this data to your other workbooks. Move or reorganize the source spread sheet without breaking the destination workbooks. No more broken workbook links. Your data, everywhere. Your data will be instantly available in other spreadsheets. Our REST API makes your data available in databases, phones, websites, and other applications.
Datahero helps you unmask the answers in your data. There’s nothing to download or install. Simply create an account at www.datahero.com and connect to the data services you use everyday (like Salesforce, Stripe, MailChimp, Dropbox and Box.net). Datahero automatically decodes your data and shows you the answers you need through dynamic visualizations.
If you think there is an organization I should have listed here feel free to tweet it at me, or submit as a Github issue. Even though I do this full time, I'm still a one person show, and I miss quite a bit, and depend on my network to help me know what is going on.