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Interested in APIs? Here’s a great list of existing APIs used for advertising, blogging, social bookmarking, content sharing, e-mailing, mappingarchiving, searching, data organizing, and many more:

What’s an API? Wikipedia has an answer:

An application programming interface (API) is a source code interface that a computer application, operating system or library provides to support requests for services to be made of it by a computer program.[1] An API is similar to an application binary interface (ABI) in that it specifies details of how two independent computer programs can interact, however an API is typically defined at a higher level (i.e., in terms of a programming language that can be compiled when an application is built, rather than an explicit low level description of how data is laid out in memory).

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