Mashups using the same API (2585)
Remember all the WS-* specifications that had garnered significant traction in the last decade among major software vendors? It seems that we might have seen the last of them. The Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I) recently announced that they had completed their work. All WS-I’s assets, operation and mission will now transition over to OASIS that will continue to drive open standards, as applicable. WS-I, which was started in 2002 had a clear goal of laying the groundwork for Web Services Interoperability and did so actively by developing profiles, sample apps and tools towards that.
Rather than getting caught up in a religious debate about the best method for integrating applications, it's best to accept the fact that depending on the age and the use case of the application, every integration scenario is likely to be different. Recognizing that reality, Informatica this week unfurled its Informatica Cloud Winter 2014 cloud service that, in addition to providing more business process controls, now includes support for RESTful APIs.
At a company event in San Francisco yesterday, Microsoft launched the highly anticipated Windows Phone 8. Chris Velazco of TechCrunch was in attendance at the event, and reported that in addition to the launch of the new Windows Phone, Microsoft announced that the Windows Phone SDK 8.0 will be available for developers to download October 30, 2012.
ProPublica Nonprofit Explorer
||The ProPublica Nonprofit Explorer API provides an application programming interface to the search engine and database that powers Nonprofit Explorer. The Nonprofit Explorer includes data on 1.6...||Non-Profit||02.16.2017|
||The ProPublica Congress API returns: Roll-call vote data, tracked by official Congressional data sources, Member data for current and past members of Congress, Standard bill summaries and details,...||Government||02.16.2017|
||The Solcast REST API delivers forecasts, solar power estimates, radiation, and cloud information. Developers can send JSON and JSV requests to receive CSV, JSON, and XML responses, consuming the API...||Solar||02.01.2017|
||The Airvisual API integrates air quality index and air pollution with a coverage in more than 60 countries, including 11,000 government stations. AirVisual data is returned in a standard and...||Weather||01.25.2017|
Associated Press Breaking News
||This API allows you to retrieve a list of available Breaking News categories and then request content for a specific category. The AP Breaking News API is a selection of international and national...||News Services||01.16.2017|