The National Weather Service Python library by Joshua W allows users to access service public alerts by weather.gov. Documentation includes guidance to import module, get data use, support methods, and get reports. A toolbelt is a suggestion to include extra handling to avoid to handle data with a library extension. This Python module includes NWS.alert() as an object to wrap with ease.
Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Gambling, Weather, Mapping, and Agriculture. Featured today are APIs for automating filling and extraction in PDFs, and an API for interviewing job candidates via Skype. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
The Federal National Mortgage Association, or Fannie Mae, a government-sponsored enterprise and key player in the secondary mortgage market, is currently beta testing an API platform that it says will “level the playing field” for lenders in the multi-trillion dollar market for mortgages.