Mashups using the same API (2577)
A mashup for the band Limp Bizkit. See their concert history on a Google Map and watch recommended videos.
Boston Children's Hospital created HealthMap, a mashup that helps to obtain information about emerging public health threats according to users' locations. Users can receive alerts of health data...
The Washington Post has launched its first APIs, all with a political usage. The Washington Post staff created applications over the years that collected a lot of data. Now it's making the data available, via its Washington Post APIs, to civic hackers.
The tagline of the Times Open blog is "All the news that's fit to printf()", and that clever play on the paper's motto gains more credence with each new API released. In February the Times introduced the Newswire API, which "provides an up-to-the-minute stream of published items" from the paper of record, and the New York State Legislature API for tracking the political maneuverings in Albany.
Panelists and presenters at last week's Open Government West 2011 conference in Portland, Oregon tackled the topic of government sponsored app contests. Attendees asserted that not all app contests are designed the same way and there are different benefits and drawbacks with each kind. An overarching issue seemed to be the value returned to the public on government investment in app contests. Governments are looking for the best way to offer services to the public in the face of budget cuts and are eyeing citizen generated apps.
Library of Congress MARC Open Access
||The Library of Congress MARC Open Access API allows developers to access and integrate the bibliographic data of the Library of Congress with other applications and to create new applications. The...||Library||11.28.2017|
||Yandex Checkout is a payment service for business entities and sole proprietors. To activate it, you need to submit an activation request and sign an agreement with Yandex Money. There are two...||Payments||11.27.2017|
Library of Congress Data Exploration
||The Library of Congress Data Exploration API allows developers to access and integrate the collections data of the Library of Congress with other applications and to create new applications. The main...||Government||10.31.2017|
Chilean Car Registration
||The Chilean Car Registration API allows developers to get more than 50 data fields - including make, model, year, and owner information - for a vehicle registered in Chile using the vehicle's...||Auto||09.30.2017|
18F Crime Data
||This project is the back end for the Crime Data Explorer 18f/crime-data-explorer. The Crime Data Explorer is a website that allows law enforcement and the general public to more easily access uniform...||Crime||09.28.2017|