The Flexport REST API offers global air and ocean freight and shipping data through their online portal. Developers can authenticate with API Keys to access shipments, purchase orders, invoices, and products in JSON format. Flexport is a freight forwarder focused on air, ocean, truck, and rail carriers. Features of the service include an all-in-one dashboard, global logistics offices, advanced freight tracking, transparent pricing, collaboration tools, and supply chain analytics.
Recent advancements in technology have transformed the landscape in the logistics arena. Application Programming Interfaces, or APIs, are behind this transformation. Developers looking to enhance shipping or supply chain services can check out ProgrammableWeb to find dozens of useful APIs.
Seventeen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Artificial Intelligence, TV, and Video. Featured today is the Google Activity Recognition API which can monitor physical activities of users and improve performance. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.