Mashups using the same API (3)
Free online tools for gathering, sorting, presenting and digesting of scientifically oriented information. Interface for PubMed searches, MeshTree, interface to nutritional database, news-/...
Interesting mashup is a test of E O Wilson’s idea of a web page for each species. From Glasgow-based Roderic Page.
Ratings for diet research articles from PubMed and products from Amazon EC2. Relates research articles to products and reviews by extracting tags and showing stats. With OpenID support.
The xenon-canto API allows developers to access information on 8,244 bird species, including over 100,000 recordings of bird songs available so far. Over 20,000 recordings are added each year. However, they say this is a long-term project, with an estimated 2,000,000 recordings needed for a complete record. At current rates, recording them all would take over 140 years.
Last week I had the pleasure of attending the O’Reilly Strata Conference in New York City, and sat in on a very important keynote from Drew Conway and Jake Porway about their project, Data Without Borders. Data Without Borders is looking to match non-profits in need of data analysis with freelance and pro bono data scientists who can work to help them with data collection, analysis, visualization, or provide decision support.
It's surely a sign of APIs growing up when enterprise vendors are building tools to utilize them. Business management solutions company SAP AG has a new solution that helps businesses and organizations gain insights into market trends and customer sentiment in real-time. The "SAP Rapid-Deployment Solution for Sentiment Intelligence with SAP HANA" loads text data from any Web Channel that has a publicly available API. Once the data is into its system, SAP's software takes over.
||The Springer Meta API allows users to retrieve metadata online. It provides new versioned metadata for more than 10 million documents that includes; journal articles, book chapters and protocols....||Reference||04.24.2017|
Springer Open Access
||The Springer Open Access API provides metadata, full-text content, and images for more then 370,000 open access articles from BioMed Central and SpringerOpen journals. Springer is a global...||Reference||04.24.2017|
ProPublica Vital Signs
||The ProPublica Vital Signs API was designed for use by consumer-facing and B2B app developers looking to access quantitative and qualitative data about medical providers, and powers the Vital Signs...||Data||03.30.2017|
||The Pi API offers calls for Pi number operations. Up to 750 billion digits of Pi are available during HTTP calls. The API can return digits from a specified range, a desired position, and stream...||Math||03.28.2017|
Rat Genome Database
||The Rat Genome Database API allows developers to programmatically access information and annotations stored in the Rat Genome Database (RGD). The RGD hosts rat genomics, genetics, physiology, and...||Genetics||03.07.2017|