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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.
YouTube Content ID
||The YouTube Content ID API allows direct interaction with YouTube's rights management system. Administrators and content owners can obtain metadata, ownership information, and policy information of...||Video||10.18.2016|
||The JivoChat integrates chat features into Windows, Mac OS X, Android iPhone, and Web. Available in JSON architecture. Methods and functions include chatMode, getContactInfo, setUserToken, and...||Chat||10.04.2016|
||Stride is an API that functions as a managed real-time analytics system. This allows developers to construct networks based on these real-time streams for applications that can perform distincts...||Analytics||09.28.2016|
||The Protected Planet API integrates biodiversity and environmental data of the world areas. It is available with HTTP requests and JSON responses. Authentication is required with token.||Countries||09.28.2016|
||The Nordigen transaction categorization API categorizes bank account transactions in 200+ categories. It aims to be useful for financial institutions with banking APIs (e.g. Yodlee, Instantor,...||Analytics||09.20.2016|