Mashups using the same API (11)
Shows YouTube videos on an interactive timeline based on keywords you enter, e.g. Barack Obama or Chocolate Rain.
Shows recent opinionated quotes in the news about a given topic. Use it to find out what the pundits are saying about an issue.
Typographic news explorer using a doodled line as an interface.
Of the many APIs we published this week, 15 were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those 15, which include the Datownia API. The Datownia API generates an API from an Excel spreadsheet that allows developers to integrate their data with any website or app. The object of the API is to allow developers to update content on multi-platform apps simultaneously. To learn more about the Datownia API visit the Datownia site as well as the Datownia API blog post.
Getting your news should be a relatively painless process. The sheer amount of it along with the untold number of sources can make it hard to separate the signal from the noise however. With the recent shutdown of Google Reader, many of us are still looking for the best tool to aggregate news. This week we'll look at a few recent mashups that promise to keep you informed with the latest news. Read below for more details.
Of the many APIs we published this week, six were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll launch those six into the spotlight, which included the Flexpaper API. Flexpaper is an open source document viewer. Functionality allows documents to be annotated: highlighted, commented, underlined, and drawn on. The API displays in HTML, HTML5, Adobe Flash or any combination of the three.
Body Labs SOMA Shape
||The SOMA Shape API provides a programmatic interface to get shape and measurement values from images, height, weight, and gender. The API implements two types of resources: files and artifacts,...||Measurements||07.20.2017|
||The CMaps Analytics API offers an integration point for map services such as Google Maps, Mapbox, Leaflet, Carto, ESRI, and more. CMaps Analytics provides low level functionality, diverse data, and...||Mapping||07.05.2017|
||Databricks is a provider of a unified Analytics Platform that facilitates collaboration between data science teams and data engineering when building data enterprise products. The Databricks platform...||Big Data||06.30.2017|
Microsoft Power BI
||Microsoft Power BI is a synchronization portal for a collection of software application and solutions. The Power BI platform allows users to organize data from a variety of sources into coherent,...||Dashboards||06.29.2017|
NASA Open MCT
||The NASA Open MCT (Mission Control Technologies) API aids the development of telemetry applications. The API provides links to SDK and sample code documentations that provide crucial tools for...||Astronomy||06.27.2017|