Mashups using the same API (5)
Because the Web is full of poorly written articles, The Article Checker will check an article along four dimensions and grade its value. The highest graded articles get a permanent backlink from...
Find quotes from people about arbitrary topics.
It’s been a long year since Yahoo's major search API changes. One of its popular offerings, the Yahoo BOSS API, was marked for transition to a paid service after integrating search results from Microsoft Bing. In April of this year, Yahoo BOSS V2 was released with pricing details, OAuth support and optional Advertising. Users have reacted positively to the changes and Yahoo has responded back with updates to BOSS V2 and a very short timeline to upgrade apps from V1.
MapQuest has launched another API on top of OpenStreetMap (OSM), the Wiki-like editable map of the world. The new search service provides geographic search results for any data added to OSM, such as streets or landmarks. Of note, the MapQuest API provides the service without any API Key requirements or rate limiting.
Roistr is a project that’s smaller than our typical API feature. It shows the falling barrier to entry in the API world even in a the demanding academic area of natural language processing and semantic analysis. The primary Roistr API function is a “best match” engine. It offers an interesting use case to demonstrate the relevance of the service: take a Twitter username and use tweets from this account to find content most relevant to the user’s interests.
Edamam Diet Recommendations
||Edamam is a recipe search platform with nutrition data capabilities. It can filter recipes by over 25 attributes including recipe complexity, and nutrition information. The Diet Recommendations API...||Food||11.19.2015|
||The LeadFinch API is an Email matching engine, and is used to search for an Email address by using at least a first name, last name, and a domain. There is a limit of 6 calls per minute; an...||11.18.2015|
||The Grocery Checklist API is a RESTful application programming interface that provides a backend service for mobile applications to help users with grocery shopping. This API provides useful tools in...||Food||11.04.2015|
||The FAOSTAT API is a REST API used to access FAOSTAT data. FAOSTAT is maintained by the Statistics Division of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. FAOSTAT is a major...||Data||10.26.2015|
Ontotext S4 Twitter Analytics
||Twitter IE is a named entity recognition service specially tuned to use Twitter data. It performs: * tokenisation, sentence splitting and part-of-speech tagging, using a model trained specifically...||Text||10.19.2015|