Mashups using the same API (2)
This widget compares and visualizes two stocks over a timeperiod. The stocks and the timeperiod can be changed. The widget uses data from Google Finance.
gtalk/Jabber bot to show latest stock value from nasdaq. Add "firstname.lastname@example.org" to your Gtalk/jabber friend list. After this you can ping it for the live stock by entering company...
In a well-received move, major British newspaper The Guardian has opened up access to its content and data sets to third parties. The Guardian's Open Platform comprises both an API (our new Guardian API Profile) and a Data Store that provide access to multimedia content and data sets respectively. The Content API includes approximately 1,000,000 articles that go as far back as 1999 and in some cases much further back.
There are nearly 5,000 APIs. We can connect services and build just about anything. By "we," I mean developers. Regular people were left behind by what now seems like a passing fad, widgets. The web would benefit from a resurgence of widget-making and developers are just the sort to take advantage of the opportunity.
Should you let people scrape data from your site or offer a web service API instead? This is one of the classic arguments for offering an API: to get better control over how your data is accessed and who gets access. A recent news story about Flybe, Europe's largest independent regional airline carrier, demonstrates a case where this was the main driver for creating an API. For Flybe, having third party service and applications access their booking engine is very important to them, but they want to make it more structured and reliable.
Nigeria Stock Exchange
||The Nigeria Stock Exchange API allows developers to integrate Nigerian stock data into their websites. Available feeds include Top Ten Trades, Top Ten Losers, Top Ten Gainers, No Change, and more....||Financial||07.29.2016|
||This REST API allows you to get information on ID, account, subscriptions, status and more. Zuora is subscription management system on a cloud platform with a library of reusable apps with a native...||Subscriptions||07.22.2016|
||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|