Mashups using the same API (18)
Regime, Congress Analyzed. This is a tool for evaluating sets within the U.S Congress and then drilling down into comprehensive detail about each individual member of the Senate and House.
A repetitive learning tool for young minds ...and a refresher course for more refined minds.
Maplight.org combines political results with financial contributions to show how capital contributions affect voting. This specific mashup allows users to track financial contributions that might...
The fusion of technology and journalism continues apace. On a Manhattan rooftop next month, an emerging breed of journo-geeks will enjoy a coming-out party of sorts, in the form of a Hacks/Hackers mixer at Gawker's NoLIta headquarters. Across the Atlantic, meanwhile, there's less glitz but growing interest in the marriage of news and technology, as evidenced by the European Journalism Centre's standing-room-only roundtable on data-driven journalism last week in Amsterdam. (I attended and spoke about the creation of the Data Desk at my alma mater, the Los Angeles Times.)
An independent, open source platform aimed at making it easier for governments and businesses to publish open data has released a new version of their API. The CKAN API allows access to catalog listings of open datasets, full-text searches, and sharing of statistics on open data usage.
The opportunities for European startups to access government open data via APIs to create innovative business models are yet to materialize. That's the read-between-the-lines message from a panel session hosted today at Internetdagarna, a two-day Swedish cloud industry event that will tomorrow see a full day's program hosted by NordicAPIs.
||7-Election by 7-Eleven is a Presidential poll where 7-Eleven customers vote on their favorite candidate by choosing either a blue coffee cup, Obama, or red coffee cup, Romney. The results of these...||Government||08.30.2012|
Aadhaar UIDAI Authentication
||The UIDAI's mandate is to issue every resident a unique identification number linked to the resident's demographic and biometric information, which they can use to identify themselves anywhere in...||Government||06.28.2011|
||The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) hosts a RESTful API that gives developers access to data held by Australia's national statistics agency. The ABS collects data concerning a wide range of...||Big Data||07.21.2014|
Abundant World Population
||The Population Around the World API returns the human population for 227 countries or for the world. This SOAP-based API refers to the U.S. Census Bureau for its population data.||Government||01.13.2012|
||The ActBlue API provides programmatic access to much of ActBlue's data. ActBlue helps individuals and organizations raise money for Democratic candidates and committees across the country. The...||Government||12.23.2010|