Application Programming Interface The Top Video APIs  

API List
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A list of all Video APIs, designed to answer the question "What are the best APIs for Video?" All major Web APIs and mobile API resources related to Video, including those formatted in XML or JSON and those for use with iOS and the iPhone, are featured on this list. An API (or Application Programming Interface) is a method software applications and programs use to interact with one another, and share data, rules, settings or specifications. APIs interact with applications, libraries, operating systems and more, and are often used for sharing or embedding content. Some of the most popular APIs used around the modern Web are the Google API, the Twitter API, Wikipedia's API and the Ruby API.
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18 0
Internet Video Archive Movie trailers, music videos, and game trailers service

2
10 0
Videodetective Film trailers, cast, images, and related information

3
9 1
Howcast How-to video search service

4
9 2
JayCut Online video editing service

5
9 2
Jabbakam IP camera platform

6
6 1
HighlightCam Video summarization service

7
7 3
Hictu Video microblogging service

8
7 3
Joost Online television

9
7 3
Justin.tv Live video service

10
5 1
Mefeedia Video feeds and community

11
5 1
Magnify.net Curated video channels

12
8 5
Movieclips.com Movie scene search and information service

13
6 3
Hey Spread Video distribution services

14
6 3
ffwd Video sharing and discovery

15
6 3
Floobs Streaming video service

16
6 3
GarageTV Video sharing service

17
4 1
Medioh Video search service

18
3 0
12seconds.tv 12-second videoblogging

19
6 4
HeyWatch Video encoding services

20
5 3
Kewego Video Video platform service

21
5 3
Apideo Video streaming service

22
5 3
Film Crave Movie database of reviews, trailers, and reference

23
4 2
5min Instructional video database

24
3 1

25
3 1
Animoto Video creation platform

26
3 1
Ankoder Video transcoding service

27
3 1
AuraLink Online video conferencing service

28
3 1
AnyClip Video Clip Sharing Service

29
2 0
YouTube Video sharing and search

30
5 4
Kyte Streaming interactive television service

31
4 3
LiveVideo Video repository and user community

32
4 3
Motionbox Video sharing service

33
4 3
Livestream Video Streaming Tools

34
4 3
Kantar Video Analytics Video analytics service

35
4 3
Kadoo Cloud-based video hosting service

36
4 3
CoolStreaming Online streaming video service

37
3 2
Brightcove Player Video publishing service

38
3 2
Clipta Video Search

39
3 2
CultClip Product video services

40
2 1
Ooyala Analytics Video analytics services

41
2 1
AOL Video Upload Video upload and sharing service

42
2 1
90sec.tv Embed videos on web sites

43
2 1
Yahoo Live Live video streaming service

44
2 1
Netflix Movie rental service

45
2 1
AOL Video AOL Truveo Video Search

46
1 0
Ooyala Interactive Video Interactive video distribution services

47
1 0
Sensr.net Realtime camera upload service

48
1 0
Rambla Live Video Streaming and Monitoring Service

49
1 0
Patrick's Aviation Aviation Video Data Service

50
1 0
Qik Mobile video sharing