Sometimes, API design is dictated by external forces over which you have no control. In which case, Kimono Labs' "transformation-as-a-service" might very well come in handy.
Priceonomics, a web data analytics company, has launched a new offering that enables developers to crawl and analyze web pages on a large scale.
Data service import.io has released new tools to help developers access data from any website, turn it into an API, and remix data with sophisticated XPath and regex queries.
Structured web data scraping platform import.io is demonstrating its wares by creating a portfolio of APIs around the World Cup and Wimbledon.