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Mashups using the same API (152)
German language distance calculator, using various reverse geocoding APIs to retrieve location and related place infos, such as Wikipedia overview articles, nearby airports, etc.
LinkSensor semantically analyzes pages on-the-fly and highlights key concepts in the text. When your mouse is over a highlighted word, LinkSensor suggests other relevant articles from the blog or...
Tianamo uses Java to plot search keywords on a dynamically-generated 3D terrain. Clicking on the terrain will let you navigate through related topics while search results are displayed on the right.
Codeacademy has just launched its program for APIs for open release. The well known Codecademy is a team of hackers working hard to build a better way for anyone to teach, and learn, how to code. Their investors have been Union Square Ventures, Index Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, O'Reilly, SV Angel, Thrive Capital, CrunchFund, Collaborative Fund, Founder Collective, Yuri Milner, Vivi Nevo, Richard Branson, and several others.
Above a mosque in the Ghanaian slum of Nima, young girls are taught coding in the hope it will help pave their way to university and challenge the social conventions of the nation.
It's easy to get caught up in platforms offering developers riches, or big mashup acquisitions. Now, we like all sorts of applications, but we often don't take time out to recognize those looking to create change through APIs. In the case of the three recent mashups we list below, each uses the DonorsChoose API and is attempting to help classrooms raise money and supplies.
||BrainShop is a customizable chat bot provider with artificial intelligence capabilities. After signing up, developers can create trainable robots (or "brains") and integrate them with applications. 2...||Chat||07.15.2016|
||The BigBlueButton integrates chat, polls, emojis, playback, whiteboard, desktop sharing, WebRTC, presentations, and web cams into online learning services. It is available in JSON...||Education||07.07.2016|
||The DigiSigner RESTful API integrates electronic signature features into applications. Authentication is available via HTTPS with a Key. Requests in cURL, PHP, and Java with JSON architecture.||Electronic Signature||07.07.2016|
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 Assembly Platform API integrates data analysis into education applications. It provides access with REST and HTTP as communication formats and JSON as response protocol. Required OAuth2 and...||Education||07.06.2016|