Mashups using the same API (1)
Factual Inc, a company founded by ex-Googler Gil Elbaz that is creating a collaborative data platform, announced extensions to its Factual APIs today that are aimed at improving the ability to target advertising and provide other geo-based capabilities in mobile applications. The three new APIs, Geopulse, Reverse Geocoder, and World Geographies, fill gaps and extend the scope of Factual’s API portfolio. But the way that Factual thinks about its APIs also holds lessons for anyone who is mapping out an API strategy of their own.
23andMe is a DNA analysis service that allows individuals to learn more about their DNA. Users can use the service to trace their ancestry, learn more about their present health and participate in research to benefit future generations. The company also offers this neatly categorized and searchable data to researchers and scientists.
The University of Michigan Medical School created the Vaccine Investigation and Online Information Network (VIOLIN) because the vaccine research field lacked a web-based central repository where researchers could easily retrieve the vast amount of data underlying hundreds of years of research. Not only has VIOLIN provided the online database, the database is easily accessible via the VIOLIN API.
Indogsm Cell Phone Tracker
||The Indogsm Cell Phone Tracker API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Indogsm with other applications. Public documentation is not available. Indogsm provides cell phone...||Mobile||09.06.2017|
||The Lokalise API aims to automate the localization workflow for mobile and web apps. It's available with JSON formats and a CLI tool that wraps the API https://docs.lokalise.co/article/44l4f1hiZM-...||Translation||08.29.2017|
||MeteoGroup is a provider of full-service B2B weather solutions that allow businesses to take into account weather predictions in their decision-making processes. The MeteoGroup Lightning API conveys...||Weather||08.28.2017|
MeteoGroup Point Forecast
||MeteoGroup is a provider of full-service B2B weather solutions that allow businesses to take into account weather predictions in their decision-making processes. The MeteoGroup Point Forecast API...||Weather||08.28.2017|
||IP Sidekick is a geolocation API that returns information about an IP address. You can use it to customize your content based on the visitor's location or display their country.||Location||08.24.2017|