The Movie Database (TMDb) is an online database that provides information about movies and films. This library provides the information and code for accessing the Movie Database API in .NET. Supported platforms include .NET Framework 4.5, Windows 8, Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone Silverlight 8, and portable class libraries.
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How many companies that sprouted in 1724 can boast of an API launch in 2012? Pearson, now in its 288th year, has announced its 7th API. Pearson, continually finding value in the API method of market strategy, expanded its resources available via API with the dkimages API. The latest in Pearson's API lineup consists of "an encyclopaedic collection of 90,000 high-resolution images, ready to [integrate, and range from] classic whilte background shots to in-situ images." The API allows developers to integrate the collection with existing apps through purchasing, listing, viewing, or searching for images.
Seven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, eCommerce, Actors, and Location. Featured today is an API for discovering amazing facts about action film superstar Chuck Norris. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.