Mashups using the same API (2)
Before there was a Google Maps API, Adrian Holovaty created Chicago Crime to show updated crime data by location. Holovaty's lessons were later put into play in the Knight Foundation-funded EveryBlock, now owned by MSNBC. And now, EveryBlock has an API.
Sometimes there's just too much interest in open data. The Greater London Authority has temporarily pulled its feed of the Underground due to "overwhelming demand." The service gave locations of every subway train in the city updating in nearly realtime.
Last year, the Executive branch of the US government made huge strides in opening up government controlled data to the developer community. Projects such as the Open Data Policy and the Machine Readable Executive Order have led the US government to develop an API strategy. Today, ProgrammableWeb takes a look at another open government API: the Annual Production Figures of United States Currency API.
||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|
||opendata.education provides developers with open data of the UK education sector. The API requires API Keys for authentication. HTTP methods are used for requests, and responses can be in JSON or XML...||Education||01.16.2017|
Referenda Unofficial Spanish Pleno del Congreso de los Diputados
||The Referenda Unofficial Spanish Pleno del Congreso de los Diputados API offers information and results about the Congress of Deputies of Spain. Developers can obtain all parties with deputies in the...||Politics||12.29.2016|
Recordsapi Public Records
||Recordsapi.com are the largest records database provider on the internet. Instant, Real-time Results. And upadates alomost daily.||Registry||12.13.2016|
||The VAT API supports the search and verification of VAT numbers of Europe based companies. Developers can use the API to generate lists of VAT-registered companies in specific locations such as towns...||Financial||12.09.2016|