The free-to-use Pokémon RESTful API (Pokéapi) is linked to an extensive database of Pokémon-related information- a true virtual Pokédex. PokeJava is a wrapper for Pokéapi constructed by GitHub contributor Mickeyjk, enabling Java applications to interface with the API. Currently on version 0.7, limited documentation is available, though the library itself should be easy to implement.
Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) and data go hand-in-hand. No wonder the Database category on ProgrammableWeb is such a popular place to visit. In this article, we highlight the most visited API profiles in that category, including APIs for access to food, barcodes, and movie databases.
This portion of our series about the Most Interesting APIs in 2018 encompasses all APIs developers could utilize for data manipulation purposes, such as accessing data, extracting data from web sources, creating reports and visualizations, database administration, linking data in apps, and more.
Eight APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Games, Video, and Transcription. Today's highlights include the OpenMobilityData API which enables developers to get access of thousands of transport data feeds. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.