Scientific journals are providing greater access to published research by releasing new APIs. Cambridge Journals Online API and Public Library of Science Article Level Metrics API have both been released in the past several weeks. Meanwhile, the European Commission has just completed a public consultation on open access to research data ahead of a new wave of policy reform and their next big research funding round.
As another week comes to a close, we take a look back at some of the APIs that caught our attention. This week there were 43 APIs added to our directory this week and our team picked the ones that stood out. Read below for more information on each.
198 riders from 22 teams set off on June 29th, 2013 to race in the 100th anniversary of LeTour de France -- an annual multiple stage bicycle race primarily held in France. Today, professional cycling is arguably the most technology addicted of all sports, with cyclists frequently using technology to achieve improved performance. Similar to other sectors, API Management is now at the heart of the latest technology advances in this field.
||The Rigor Optimization API serves as a gateway to a suite of analytical tools for measuring and tracking web performance metrics. The RESTful API sends requests in HTTP format and returns either JSON...||Web Site Management||06.15.2016|
||Inspectlet is a service to analyze users with Heatmaps and screen capture while recording actual visitor sessions. Then search and retrieve your session recordings online using this JSON-based API. "...||Analytics||06.04.2016|
||The PopEye API is an analytical solution for computing crucial health parameters of a population on the basis of Meaningful Use Clinical Quality Metrics (CQM). The API that is flexible to both cloud...||Health||06.02.2016|
Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Text Analytics
||The Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Text Analytics API is used to detect sentiment, key phrases, topics, and language from text. It supports 120 languages, and does not require training data. 4 paid...||Text||05.27.2016|
Microsoft Cognitive Services Linguistic Analysis
||The Microsoft Cognitive Services Linguistic Analysis API processes language in order to gain access to part-of-speech tagging and parsing. Applications of this tool include mining customer feedback,...||Languages||05.27.2016|