The Alacalc API allows developers to create full nutritional and costing breakdowns of recipes based on their ingredients from their own applications and websites. Alacalc can also be used to create accurate food labels. Since everything is stored online, users can access their recipes and information from anywhere at any time. This service is Food Standards compliant and USDA compliant.
This article is part of a multi-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2017. Entertainment, Lifestyle, and Education APIs are covered here. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
Fifteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Security, Big Data, Email, and Bots. A highlight today is the PassiveTotal API from RiskIQ which helps to thwart cyberattacks by proactively blocking malicious infrastructure. Here's a look at what is new.