Mashups using the same API (10)
Pronunciations Android app based on Forvo API
Kangxi Radicals is an app to identify up to a thousand Chinese characters. The application uses the Forvo API to help with pronunciation.
German-Korean Dictionary is a translation site that uses the Forvo API to help with pronunciation.
Hoover's, the business information company, has released their own Hoover's API, aka "HAPI". This new API enables developers to create applications that utilize Hoover's database of 27 million companies and 34 million business executives (details at our Hoover's API profile). This is certainly useful data for a variety of enterprise applications.
Scientific journals are providing greater access to published research by releasing new APIs. Cambridge Journals Online API and Public Library of Science Article Level Metrics API have both been released in the past several weeks. Meanwhile, the European Commission has just completed a public consultation on open access to research data ahead of a new wave of policy reform and their next big research funding round.
Are you old enough to remember using a dictionary, or a thesaurus, or even a phone book? Whatever happened to those quaint reference tools that we grew up with? They've been replaced, in many cases by applications and mashups like the ones we're highlighting today. These mashups use a variety of APIs from Wikipedia, Twilio SMS, Google Maps and more. Read below for more information on each.
||The Ozlo REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Ozlo with other applications and to create new applications. The API allows for searching and retrieving, finding...||Reference||03.05.2017|
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|
WSBE Machine Translation
||The WSBE Machine Translation API allows users to translate text from one language to another. This API supports more than 70 languages. Developers should contact WSBE for a custom plan if they intend...||Translation||01.07.2017|
||The Oxford Dictionaries API gives you access to our world-renowned dictionary data in an ever-growing list of languages. Based on our intensive language research programme – one of the largest in the...||Dictionary||12.05.2016|
Open Library Subjects
||This API returns Open Library data details of a subject. When query parameter details=true is passed, related subjects, prominent publishers, prolific authors and publishing history are also...||Library||11.29.2016|