LBRY is a blockchain-based, open-source "fat" protocol, fully decentralized API for discovering, distributing, and purchasing data. Via LBRY, anyone may publish a piece of digital content (without permission) to be consumed by others. Similarly, LBRY may be used to discover and (occasionally) purchase digital content published by others.
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.
Twenty-two APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Genetics, Education, Passwords, Identity, Video, and Music. One highlight today is the IEX Trading API for creating stock trading applications. Here's a rundown of the latest additions for developers.