API is a commonly used abbreviation for Application Programming Interface. In simple terms, APIs enable software applications to request information or perform tasks in other software applications. The Internet is already full of APIs. They are used for everything imaginable: online shopping, payments, search, messaging, calls, advertising, and so on. So far, the APIs have been used to build connected services that help people use online services more effectively, and to transfer data between applications. APIs have been a way to unleash the power of data as a tool for us humans to be more productive. Les mer her