Mashups using the same API (2)
Which candidate has the strongest campaign financing? This widget calculates and compares the funds raised, spent, debt and funds remaining for Barack Obama and John McCain. Live data feed from...
Comprehensive display of National, State, and Local political information
Today at the Gov 2.0 Summit in Washington, DC: the Federal Government is announcing they will be implementing OpenID and Info Cards as part of its open government initiative. The looming adoption of these two standards paves the way for citizens to use existing accounts and online identities (such as their Yahoo or Google accounts) to participate in various government web sites. This also means that citizens can customize their experience on government websites without needing to reveal any personally identifiable information – including passwords.
Big data analytics company Riskpulse has exclusively informed ProgrammableWeb about the launch of the Sense API, aimed at helping start-ups, innovators, data analysts, and new tech product makers to monetize the data they might be collecting. Matthew Wensing, CEO and cofounder, tells us how third-party developers can partner with Riskpulse, using the Sense API to commercialize risk assessment-related data.
The New York Times' (NYT) list of web services includes some impressive APIs that make it easier to access and track information about a range of interests, including best selling books, real estate, people, articles, and the United States Government. The NY Times development team has been incorporating feedback from users in order to make changes and improvements on a regular basis. Most recently, NYT developers answered a request from users to add information about bills and speeches to its Congress API:
NASA TechPort OpenData Support REST
||This REST API can be used to export NASA's TechPort data into an XML format to be further processed and analyzed as technology project data to be available as machine-readable. NASA open data...||Government||08.12.2016|
Free Law Project RECAP
||The Free Law Project RECAP API allows developers to interact with the RECAP server to find out whether an item is in the archive or to upload a new item to the archive. RECAP is a free browser...||Law||08.10.2016|
FarmBuild Farm Mapping
||The Farm Mapping API provides industries with personalized farm information. Land managers, farmers, and agricultural advisors are end users that can benefit from applications integrated with...||Agriculture||07.15.2016|
||The GovDelivery API integrates government data, aiming to increase engagement, promote content, and build data communities. Developers can create keywords with GET and POST commands and authenticate...||Government||07.07.2016|
||The 511NY API integrates New York's traffic data. It is available in REST protocol with a developer Key. Traffic speeds, incidents, roadwork, and cameras can be included in new mobile traffic...||New York City||06.13.2016|