Mashups using the same API (1)
Intuit QuickBooks may be the most popular financial software in the United States--one consulting firm reports that Intuit's accounting and tax programs control more than 90% retail market share--but the company has struggled with moving its desktop-based software into the cloud. Sure, there's an API for QuickBooks Online, but what about the many offline users who continue to rely on the finicky helper program QuickBooks Web Connector?
Business models were nascent in 2005, when ProgrammableWeb listed only 105 APIs in our directory. There were only four basic models, according to John Musser's talk this morning at Glue. Fast forward six years and those same business models exist, but there's a lot more detail, as the now 3,000+ APIs have refined the ways an API can make money.
||The Kontomatik Banking API is a read-only API that allows financial institutions to access their users' banking data programmatically. This includes personal data, account balances, and full...||Banking||07.14.2016|
||The BINFind API determines the bank, type, and country of an issued card using it's first 6 digits (BIN number). Available in JSON and XML formats with GET and URL as API usage.||Financial||07.10.2016|
College Scorecard Data
||The College Scorecard Data API integrates school, academics, admissions, students, and repayment methodologies into web services. It is available in HTTP for queries and JSON...||Education||07.07.2016|
||The QuantLayer flagship Filings API, built with Ember.js on top of a Phoenix/Elixir integrates securities and exchange financial data. It allows investors, financial journalists, and Wall Street...||Financial||07.05.2016|
Allmyles Booking Notifications
||The Booking Notifications API allows for a platform that facilitates programmatic access to financial and booking data. It aims to feed a back office system with post booking information to reduce...||Accounting||06.20.2016|