Single purpose API
XML, JSON, REST
Bill Brantley looks at the Department of Labor's API page, claiming it as an example of an API provider doing the four important functions necessary when writing API documentation.
Even though the future of Data.gov remains uncertain in these troubled economic times, many individual government agencies are still moving forward with President Obama’s mandate to make the U.S. federal government more transparent by making government data accessible online. The U.S. Department of Labor API makes it easier for software developers to incorporate Labor Department data into online and mobile applications.
NASA TechPort OpenData Support REST
||This REST API can be used to export NASA's TechPort data into an XML format to be further processed and analyzed as technology project data to be available as machine-readable. NASA open data...||Government||08.12.2016|
NASA Asteroids Neo Feed
||This REST API retrieves a list of Asteroids based on their closest approach date to Earth. NASA open data supports NASA’s scientists and engineers with information technology such as infusion,...||Science||08.11.2016|
||You can use our API to access CommoPrices' information on prices of more than 1,600 commodities in our database. CommoPrices provides up-to-date and independent data. Covering a wide range of...||Database-as-a-Service||08.10.2016|
Free Law Project RECAP
||The Free Law Project RECAP API allows developers to interact with the RECAP server to find out whether an item is in the archive or to upload a new item to the archive. RECAP is a free browser...||Law||08.10.2016|
Open Humans Public Data
||This API allows you to retrieve representations of data shared publicly by Open Humans members, including URLs to download that data. Data sources include American Gut, GoViral, Harvard Personal...||Data||07.30.2016|