Mashups using the same API (7)
A word cloud visualization that shows you frequency of popular terms in Kiva microfinance loans.
This mashup plots the microfinance loans from Kiva lenders on a Google Map. Popups show details on the individual loans and borrowers.
The Kiva plugin for Wordpress lets people raise the visibility of Kiva by displaying loans in the fundraising stage with a link donate.
WS-REST.org has announced that it will host the fifth edition of the International Workshop on Web APIs and RESTful Design at the 23rd International World Wide Web Conference this April in Seoul, South Korea. The first workshop was held in 2010. As APIs have continued to drive innovation in the connected world, the workshop has continued to refine its scope of study, broaden its expectations and increase interest. As the organizers begin to develop this years agenda, PW caught up with Carlos Pedrinaci, a research fellow at The Open University, UK, and one of the event organizers.
PayOnDelivery, online payment platform that doesn't charge until delivery, has announced the PayOnDelivery API. Third party apps and websites may use the API to integrate payment processing. Developers have full access to the PayOnDelivery platform, including its keystone feature that refuses to release funds until the product lands in a consumer's hands.
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.
||Stellar is a platform that helps developers in building financial products and applications. It features a decentralized distributed database, Multisig, and smart contracts. Horizon is Stellar's...||Financial||01.20.2016|
||The FNA Platform API allows developers to access financial network data in the form of a time series. The FNA platform is a cloud-based solution that is designed to model, analyze, and visualize...||Financial||01.19.2016|
||Forio provides an education simulation platform to universities and organizations. The Forio Data API allows develpoers to integrate with the platform and create, access, and manipulate data. With...||Training||01.15.2016|
||The Bookboon API makes bookboon.com books available to 3rd parties that want to have bookboon books integrated into their own applications. The API provides tools for categorizing, browsing, and...||Books||01.05.2016|
||The Vetr API gives developers access to Vetr's crowdsourced investment research data. Vetr calculates a star rating and target price for stocks through algorithms, news, and user input. The Vetr API...||Stocks||01.05.2016|