Figshare's aim is to make unpublished research and data accessible by publishing it using a liberal creative commons. Research is posted in a citable manner. Recognizing that some research needs to be kept private, Figshare also provides account holders with a free gig for private storage. Uploading is straightforward and Figshare accepts any file format. Researchers uploading material get a profile page, and are encourage to share as much as possible to increase their impact. The Figshare REST API amplifies the impact of the shared data by giving developers access
CalorieKing has launched "a Web service which enables other developers of weight management applications to readily incorporate CalorieKing's more than 65,000-item food database". The CalorieKing database is the primary source of the well-known book "The CalorieKing Calorie, Fat and Carbohydrate Counter". Initial API details at our new CalorieKing API profile.
Nature Publishing Group (NPG), leading publisher of high impact scientific and medical information, has launched the OpenSearch API that provides an open, bibliographic search service for nature.com. The API grants developers access to over half a million research articles.