The Block Explorer Web Socket API offers real-time Bitcoin transactions, status and block information. The API provides objects for transactions on the Bitcoin block chain. The "Status" event is published in the sync room, and returns current block syncing information. This API is served using socket.io.
Thirteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Bitcoin, Politics, Torents and Nutrition. One highlight today is an API which provides data from Hilliary Clinton's emails while she was Secretary of State.. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.