The Withings PHP library by Alexander Liljengård was written with the purpose to adapt to the body metrics' functionalities of the API. It works with OAuth1 to get measures of activity, body, intraday, and sleep. For more information about authorization, parameters, and reference, visit http://oauth.withings.com/api
A new hackathon competition with major money prizes totaling $40,000 and the chance to play with some cool new health devices is being held in San Francisco this weekend. ProgrammableWeb readers and local developers with an interest in health data are encouraged to participate in the Novartis Mobile Health Challenge, being held in the SPUR Building, 654 Mission Street, San Francisco from Friday, 25 October to Sunday, 27 October.
Nike has launched the Nike+ API developer portal. The portal gives developers access to data captured by Nike+ FuelBand and Nike+ Running through an API. The goal of the developer portal and corresponding APIs consists of a health driven, forward thinking aim.
This is the third part of a three part series that explores the Intel Edison compute module as either the centerpiece of an IoT prototype or as part of a production product. In this article, you will learn how to control the Intel Edison from a smartphone by developing your own REST API.