The Captain Data API allows users to view spiders, jobs and schedule spiders for web scraping. It provides a way to list all the spiders created, lists all jobs for a specific spider and more. The service provides specific bots for scraping LinkedIn, Slack, Facebook, Instagram, Crunchbase, Twitter, Leboncoin, Google, Welcome to the Jungle, Mappy, and others. Captain Data is a Web Scraping and Automation Platform to manage data on-demand.
Sixteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, Cryptocurrency and Magazines. Featured today is an API for Soldo business expenses management, and an API for the Samsung home automation platform. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.