Curated Plugins News

These are the news items that I have curated during the monitoring of the API space that have some relevance to the Plugins conversation and I wanted to include in my research. I am using all of these links to better understand how the space is defining not just their APIs, but their schema, and other moving parts of their API operations.

Structured Data Files v5 now available in the DoubleClick Bid Manager API (09-03-2019)
Introducing new Folder Authorization Plugin (08-15-2019)
DCMS Committee Request Further Facebook Details on Cambridge Analytica Investigation (08-02-2019)
Google and Mozilla are failing to support browser extension developers ( (08-01-2019)
Europes top court sharpens guidance for sites using leaky social plug (07-29-2019)
Managing Jenkins Artifacts with the Azure Artifact Manager Plugin (07-24-2019)
Dynamically extend and patch Tyk using native plugins (01-31-2019)
The 7 Best Slack Integrations and Add (01-14-2019)
Extensions Feature Update (01-02-2019)
Kibana Plugin API Changes in 6.6 (12-27-2018)
Kibana Plugin API Changes in 6.6 (12-27-2018)
Mozilla wants to localize the most popular Firefox add (07-17-2018)
Senya Editor :: JetBrains Plugin Repository (06-29-2018)
Extensions or not? (06-05-2018)
New API Extensibility Feature (02-20-2018)
Testing Your API Assertions With the Spock Framework (11-29-2017)
Elastest TestLink Plugin REST API (1) (11-26-2017)
NoScript Add (11-21-2017)
Changing the name of an index in Elasticsearch (11-20-2017)
Announcing Excel Add (11-18-2017)
How Facebook Figures Out Everyone You've Ever Met (11-08-2017)
Xignite Announces Microsoft Excel Add (11-08-2017)
Messenger Customer Chat Plugin (Beta) Integrate your Messenger bot directly into your website (11-07-2017)
Facebook introduces a Messenger plugin for business websites (11-07-2017)
Building a Vault Secure Plugin (10-29-2017)
Gmail Add (10-24-2017)
Gmail adds support for third (10-24-2017)
Google launches native add (10-24-2017)
Video: How to Build a Cosmic JS Extension Using Create React App (10-23-2017)
Security updates for multiple Jenkins plugins (10-22-2017)
New Signature Validation in Salesforce CLI Plugins (10-20-2017)
Frontline Systems Empowers Customers to Create Tableau Dashboard Extensions for Prescriptive Analytics (10-10-2017)
Overview: Plugin Registry (10-05-2017)
Heroku Add (10-03-2017)
Pluggable Extensions to the OpenAPI Specification Language (10-02-2017)
CMC Markets Launches Spread Betting API Plug (10-02-2017)
Popular Steam extension could be spying on users (09-18-2017)
Rogue WordPress Plugin Allowed Spam Injection (09-15-2017)
Social Media Plugin (09-14-2017)
The Ultimate Guide to Pricing Your API (09-07-2017)
Day 36/37 Creating APIs (09-05-2017)
A look into video marketing and how data is preparing us for a digital future (09-01-2017)
Twitchs new extensions let streamers customize their channel, make money from Amazon sales (08-31-2017)
Announcing Deploy to Kubernetes & Azure Container Service and Container Agent plugins (08-30-2017)
Uber to stop tracking customers after ride is over (08-29-2017)
DJI update removes plugins that shared user data without their knowledge (08-28-2017)
Announcing deploy to Azure app service Jenkins plugin and more (08-08-2017)
Important security updates for multiple Jenkins plugins (08-06-2017)
Plugin Development Tutorials, Videos, and More (08-06-2017)
API Gateway Plugins (08-02-2017)
A New Serverless Plugin: Kubeless (07-31-2017)
MIT (07-25-2017)
Module Update with OpenMRS Add Ons (07-24-2017)
Release Announcement: Open Service Broker API 2.12 (07-18-2017)
Errors Plugin (07-13-2017)
Square Box Systems Updates QLS Archive Plug (07-13-2017)
WordPress REST API flaw: How did it lead to widespread attacks? (07-10-2017)
How To Setup A Custom Extension (07-05-2017)
SQL injection vulnerability found in popular WordPpress plug in, again (07-03-2017)
Introducing Cosmic JS Extensions (06-20-2017)
EC2 Price Reductions Reserved Instances & M4 Instances (05-03-2017)
Building your own components in CloverETL (07-19-2016)
Plugin Version Reference (02-25-2016)
Typetalk Update: New web app and API features (05-27-2015)

These are curated as part of my daily work to understand what is happening across the space, and I regularly use them to track on what has occurred overtime, and include them in my guides, whitepapers, and other outputs.

Featured Plugins Companies and Organizations

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.

Best Buy

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Other Plugins Companies and Organizations

These are additional companies who have APIs, but do not have as much detaila nd resources available to rank with the others.

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