Mashups using the same API (3)
Gives citizens the information and the tools that they need to expose threats to the public interest, and to hold their elected officials more accountable.
The redistricting following the 2010 Census is an opportunity to change how the redistricting process is conducted. With knowledge and the right tools, the public can redraw the map on redistricting.
As websites launch and web services scale, having a keen understanding of the traffic load impacts becomes a key issue for many businesses. It is a performance function that has been given front page news exposure this week, with US media reporting on the failure of Federal and State health agency sites to meet online traffic demand for information on new health insurance arrangements. Swedish startup Load Impact – which has just established a US office in San Francisco – provides services to help avoid performance failure caused by traffic surges to websites, or error returns due to high levels of polling to API services.
Last October we covered the launch of NYC BigApps, a government data contest aimed at rewarding developers for development of applications that utilized information from the City of New York’s NYC.gov data mine. The contest drew quite a bit of attention and enthusiasm, given the size of the city and the number of data sets that were made available. Now the contest has concluded and the winners were announced last night.
Chilean Car Registration
||The Chilean Car Registration API allows developers to get more than 50 data fields - including make, model, year, and owner information - for a vehicle registered in Chile using the vehicle's...||Auto||09.30.2017|
18F Crime Data
||This project is the back end for the Crime Data Explorer 18f/crime-data-explorer. The Crime Data Explorer is a website that allows law enforcement and the general public to more easily access uniform...||Crime||09.28.2017|
GLEIF LEI Look-up
||The Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF) Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) Look-up API provides developers with the opportunity to directly access the complete LEI data pool in real time and...||Law||09.27.2017|
||Compliance.ai provides users with programmatic access to financial regulation data for use in a variety of applications. The API enables developers to add valuable features like topic based search...||Compliance||09.27.2017|
LG Inform and LG Inform Plus
||The LG Inform and LG Inform Plus API allows users to view and download open data about British places, people, and performance data from local councils. It's designed for use by both amateur and...||Data||08.09.2017|