WHOIS is a protocol, most often used for querying databases that store information about owners of various Internet resources. When WHOIS is combined with WhoAPI it can become a powerful tool. This article explains how to use WHOIS and offers a number of use cases for using WHOIS with the WhoAPI.
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Google has launched Cloud Firestore a new, fully-managed NoSQL document database for building data-driven mobile and web apps at global scale. Key features include expressive querying, SDKs with offline data access, real-time data synchronization, and automatic, multi-region data replication.
The end of the week means that we bring you a review of the stories we couldn’t cover in the API economy. Included are a look at the real estate coding competition kicking off at RESO DataComp, a new Streaming API from GDAX and an update to SlashDB including new features for the API.
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||The Food and Recipe API is spoonacular's Food, Recipe, Menu, Restaurant and Nutrition API which allows users to access over 360,000 recipes and 80,000 food products. The API has a food ontology...||Food||08.29.2015|
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||SlashDB automatically turns databases into online resource so their content becomes accessible to authorized web, mobile and enterprise applications for reading and writing under standard data...||Database||08.27.2012|
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Weather Unlocked WeatherTrigger
||The Weather Unlocked WeatherTrigger API allows users to query Weather Unlocked’s database of global weather data. The API provides access to historical data up to seven days back, current data, and...||Weather||09.29.2017|
||The Prifender PAPI API is a privacy API that works to help corporate applications make effective use of personal information that is available across the enterprise. This API offers self-serve data...||Privacy||09.29.2017|
||PoetryDB is an API for internet poets. Developers can use the API to get results of the name (or part of the name), of the author of a poem, title (or part of the title), of a poem, lines (or part...||Words||09.28.2017|
Sixgill Sense Platform
||For more details, please contact Prince Dibyendu.||Big Data||08.22.2017|
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Dog Pedigrees Online
Pedigree Online's dog database offers free pedigree reports and detailed ancestry for millions of dogs of all breeds and is completely open to the public.
Pryv Moves Bridge Server
||Server side service to link Moves and Pryv. Pryv is a back-end eHealth middleware...||Applications||10.04.2016|
||Cinemalytic is the Bollywood Movie Database. We are an open and community driven platform for curated Indian movies data. Search information like movies, actors, directors, filming locations, songs,...||Movies||01.11.2016|
||Criminal Database allows anyone to search public records, criminal records, arrest records, sex offenders and more for millions of people nationwide. It uses the IMSAS API.||Database||04.21.2015|
Equaldex: The Collaborative LGBT Rights Knowledge Base
||Equaldex is a collaborative knowledge base for the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) movement. The site aims to crowdsource every law related to LGBT rights to provide a comprehensive and...||Reference||01.12.2015|