In the BigOven Recipe site, users can find recipes, plan menus, and make grocery lists with the goal to facilitate mobile access from iPhone, iPad, Android, and Windows phone. The BigOven Recipe PHP library by Chris Pliakas access the API services of recipes, ingredients, and grocery lists. This library can be installed with composer, dependency manager for PHP at https://getcomposer.org/
Electronic health records management policy makers in the United States want to see APIs become a mandatory standard. But several leadership voices in the healthcare and IT industry, including Dr John Halamka from the Beth Israel Medical Center, say it is too early for APIs to take a central role.
Ten APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Wiki, Health, and Privacy. Highlights include an API for a service that allows customers to purchase items via a selfie, and an API that aggregates several sports betting APIs. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.