Mashups using the same API (8)
Search the latest news, videos, and photos.
Typographic news explorer using a doodled line as an interface.
Newstaggr is a new way for browsing news. It gathers news from sources like Reuters, CNN, New York Times, and BBC, and it uses Calais to semantically tag them and create a tag cloud for 12 categories.
AngelHack Hackathon and Accelerator Program Offers Hackers Chance to Win Funding, Mentorship, Prizes and More
AngelHack, a premier educational technology events company, has just announced that the "biggest hackathon competition in the world" AngelHack, is now accepting applications for the AngelHack Accelerator Program, Summer 2013 cycle.
The fusion of technology and journalism continues apace. On a Manhattan rooftop next month, an emerging breed of journo-geeks will enjoy a coming-out party of sorts, in the form of a Hacks/Hackers mixer at Gawker's NoLIta headquarters. Across the Atlantic, meanwhile, there's less glitz but growing interest in the marriage of news and technology, as evidenced by the European Journalism Centre's standing-room-only roundtable on data-driven journalism last week in Amsterdam. (I attended and spoke about the creation of the Data Desk at my alma mater, the Los Angeles Times.)
Today Mashery, an Intel Company announced their acquisition of Hacker League, the world's largest platform for hackathon organizers. Created in late 2011, over the last two years Hacker League has helped run over 450 hackathons worldwide. The move will allow Hacker League to reach an ever wider audience. Mashery at the same time gets the opportunity to invest in a hackathon management tool that meets the growing demand of their Enterprise customer base.
||The AudioBurst API provides diverse talk-radio content and metadata to existing applications. The platform organizes and returns JSON data related to bursts, playlists, categories, stories, full...||Audio||04.02.2017|
HIGH.FI News aggregator
||The HIGH.FI platform combines news from thousands of global sources, and organizes them in categories. The News aggregator API gives each headline a score and provides chronological data in JSON...||News Services||03.30.2017|
||The Monique.io monitoring API accepts multiple input formats sent without any preprocessing: SQL results, API responses, JSON, health check results. The sent data can be visualized on a dashboard by...||Monitoring||02.22.2017|
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|