Mashups using the same API (4)
We've added 10 APIs to the directory today in Travel, Government, and Real Estate categories, among others. Also new are Ruby and Python libraries for ActiveCampaign email API.
The power of choice is a valuable part of our everyday lives, and with so many options at our disposal along with wildly different tastes and opinions, it's a good thing we have the freedom to choose. Based on this idea, it's easy to see how things like music charts, recommendations from film critics and general ratings on social media platforms may not be the opinions shared by everybody, and a recommendation system that could focus more on a person's specific preferences would be quite useful. That's pretty much what Tumbz has set out to do. The Tumbz API also makes it possible for this functionality to be integrated with other applications.
Did you think the search engine wars were over, and Google won? New kid on the block Blekko, currently in closed private beta, urges you to reconsider. Once out, it's bound to become the favorite of search refiners, with the results likely made available as an API.
Diffbot Global Index
||Search the web like a database in realtime with the Diffbot Global Index API. The Automatic APIs scour the web regularly, indexing articles, comments, images, products and more—available...||Search||12.29.2016|
Rice University People
||This API provides information about campus People and includes the following search parameters; Key, Name and Id. The API allows Rice University account holders access to publicly accessible data...||Education||12.27.2016|
||The MusicFlow Web service API allows applications such as video editors or other content creation tools to incorporate the functionality of MusicFlow's music content, that can be customized to fit...||Music||12.21.2016|
Fan TV Platform
||This Metadata API for fan.tv provides a tool to discover, watch and share over 1 million movies and shows across your preferred services and screens. Use TiVo’s comprehensive, structured, and...||TV||12.21.2016|
IBM Watson Discovery
||The IBM Watson Discovery REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of IBM Watson Discovery with other applications. Some example API methods include building queries for...||Data||12.20.2016|