78 New APIs: MasterCard, Travelocity and AddShoppers

This week we had 78 new APIs added to our API directory including a data Integration service, travel booking service, user social information and data service, wallet checkout service and social eCommerce sharing Platform. In addition we covered the release of the Seamless Food Delivery API. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

AccthubAccthub API: Accthub is a service that acts as an account management system for app builders. It is used to store and mange user's account information, credentials, addresses and meta-data. Among the information it can store includes users email address, hashed password, full name, langage, timezone, gender, company, website URL. The API gives users access to the full functionality of the service. The API uses RESTful calls and responses are formatted in JSON.

ActiveBuildingActiveBuilding API: ActiveBuilding is a platform for property management and resident communications. Some features included in ActiveBuilding include maintenance request management and tracking, package tracking, and mass mailing to residents for announcements.

The ActiveBuilding API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of ActiveBuilding with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include retrieving community information, managing package tracking information, and adding and editing content.

AddShoppers Social ProductAddShoppers Social Product API: AddShoppers is a social commerce sharing platform. They aim to help retailers increase sharing by attaching their Social Promo Callouts to sharing buttons. The platform is fully integrated with Facebook’s Want/Own actions. With the API users will have the ability to sort products by most wanted, Tweeted, etc., setup triggers that will email customers automatically when a Wanted product is released, measure the ROI of social sharing at the product level. The API uses RESTful calls and responses are formatted in JSON.

Betfair GamesBetfair Games API: The Betfair Games Exchange allows players to log in to online versions of Blackjack, Hi Lo, Bullseye Roulette, Hold 'Em, Baccarat, Card Derby Racing and Omaha Hi. The Betfair Games API uses REST protocol that allows developers to integrate with the Games Exchange and retrieve data on the games market and their personal account. It also offers transactional capabilities so players can manage and place bets through the Games API.

Buddy MediaBuddy Media API: Buddy Media is a provider of enterprise level social marketing software. Used by eight of the world's top ten global advertisers, Buddy Media helps brands build connections from initial point of contact through point of purchase. The social media API allows marketers to track conversions and campaigns across multiple social media sites (e.g. Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, Youtube, etc.) from a single enterprise social media suite. The API allows developers to integrate data gathered such as actions taken, sales conversions, etc. with existing email and CRM packages. Full Documentation is not publicly available.

Budget Your TripBudget Your Trip API: Budget Your Trip is a service that determines travel costs based on users’ information. Users register their trips and include expenses by category and location. The information the input will be shown against average costs computed from other users’ similar travels. Their RESTful API exposes the website’s essential functionality. Results about trip location, currency, and average costs are returned in XML, JSON, or text.

Buyvite TransactionBuyvite Transaction API: Buyvite is a group purchasing platform available via web, mobile and Facebook apps. It allows the user to organize group purchases like event tickets, gifts, flights, etc. and collect money easily through the secure payment platform. The API uses POST requests to submit transactions and retrieve account information.

ChowNowChowNow API: ChowNow is a mobile and Facebook application for restaurants to manage food orders. Restaurants can use ChowNow to create their own applications for their customers to order food from, either from mobiles or Facebook.

The ChowNow API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of ChowNow with other applications and to create new applications. Public documentation is not available; interested developers should sign up for more information here: http://www.chownow.com/#!/api.

CoupzCoupz API: Coupz is an online deal aggregator. Coupz sends out daily deal emails by city from a variety of retail stores, restaurants, and other services.

The Coupz API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Coupz with other applications. Public documentation is not available; interested developers should sign up here: http://www.coupz.com/api/index.html.

CrisplyCrisply API: Crisply is a time-tracking service that connects with other systems used to automatically track a user's time. Some features of Crisply include timesheets, project systems, and billing systems.

The Crisply API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Crisply with other applications. Some example API methods include accessing timesheets, retrieving times logged by activity and client, and managing user information and account information.

DeliveryWatchDeliveryWatch API: The service monitors European email traffic and providers to report statistics for delivery rates, uptime, spam filtering in place, and related measures. It can provide notice of email delivery via a large selection of internet service providers and blacklist monitoring, with updates when a sender is tagged as a sender of spam.

API methods support retrieval of email delivery performance for ISPs worldwide along with updated reports on spam filtering configurations and blocked sender lists. Methods allow targeting of reports for specific recipient domains and filtering by leading spam monitors.

DigitalsmithsDigitalsmiths API: Digitalsmiths is a video search and recommendation service that creates and leverages data around video content
including TV, film and live events across any connected device. Digitalsmiths solutions help users find relevant, personalized entertainment across multiple channels and devices. The API allows for metadata integration. Documentation is not available.

DRCOGDRCOG API: The Denver Regional Council of Governments (DRCOG) has a goal of fostering regional cooperation among county and municipal governments in the Denver metropolitan area. The DRCOG database contains spatial and tabular data that is used for regional planning and policy decisions. Users can search this database by keyword or browse it by subject. The API allows users to look up data including geotable attributes, list geotable fields, retrieve features from a specified geotable and more. The API uses RESTful calls and responses are formatted in XML, JSON and KML.

Easy ProjectsEasy Projects API: Easy Projects is a web-based project management platform for businesses seeking to offer a collaborative online environment for team and individual projects. It offers team management tools for assigning tasks, reporting tools for monitoring business efficiency, and messaging boards for collaborating. The API uses GET, POST, PUT and DELETE calls to interact with projects, activities, timelogs, messages, users and portfolios.

eCoComa ConverteCoComa Convert API: The eCoComa Convert API allows users to convert text between a variety of types and styles. Users may convert text between Unicode and utf8 characters, or between Unicode and Chinese text. Chinese characters can be converted between their traditional and simplified forms. Users may also convert between C# and VB.NET code, or between a UNIX timestamp and System.DateTime.

eCoComa DomaineCoComa Domain API: The eCoComa Domain API allows users to retrieve information about a specific host from the Internet Domain Name System (DNS) or to find sites that are hosted by a specific IP address. Another Function provides access to the whois service to check domain name availability or to find out who owns a particular domain name.

eCoComa EmaileCoComa Email API: The eCoComa Email API allows users to perform two separate e-mail-related functions. One function allows users to receive e-mail from a POP3 server, while the other is used to chat someone's mail server to determine whether their address is valid. This API is available via SOAP calls using the XML data format.

eCoComa GeoeCoComa Geo API: The eCoComa Geo API allows users to perform a variety of geolocation tasks. Users may retrieve accurate city and state information for a U.S. ZIP Code, or find the matching ZIP Code for a given address, city, and state. Users may also employ a function to find the distance between two U.S. addresses. Another function determines an internet visitor's country based on their IP address.

eCoComa MarketingeCoComa Marketing API: The eCoComa Marketing API provides users with access to methods for search engine marketing (both search engine optimization and pay per click advertising), banner advertising, e-mail marketing, affiliate marketing, interactive advertising, and email advertising. This API is accessible via SOAP calls using the XML data format.

eCoComa RSSeCoComa RSS API: The eCoComa RSS API allows users to create custom RSS (Really Short Syndication) feeds that they can subscribe to in order to receive the latest updates on news or other regularly updated information sources. Users may use this API to combine and filter multiple RSS feeds or create entirely new RSS feeds. The API can be accessed via SOAP calls using the XML data format.

eCoComa VideoeCoComa Video API: The eCoComa Video API allows users to search for videos from a variety of online sources. Given a keyword to search for, the API retrieves a list of videos that are associated with the specified keyword. Calls exist to retrieve lists from MSN, AOL, Google, and Yahoo. This API operates via SOAP calls using the XML data format.

eFreightlineeFreightline API: The service aggregates shipping rates and freight ratings along with available capacity from over 50 carriers serving both regional and national destinations. This single data source can deliver rate quotes for full-truckload or less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments, creating a central source where shippers can plan for transportation needs.

API methods support submission of load size, items to be shipped, desired ship date, and points of pickup and destination, along with other specifications. The service returns rate quotes and current capacity for potential shippers. Methods also allow completion of the shipping transaction.

eHealth TechnologyeHealth Technology API: The service provides health insurance carriers and general agents with integrated access to exchanges that support their underwriting of consumer applications for coverage. Underwriting functions are supplemented by membership and enrollment tools to accept and automatically process applications, return notifications and status information, and enable instant underwriting (eApproval) upon submission of an application.

API methods support submission of customer application information, underwriting checks to match appropriate coverage, and instant approval with notification of completion. Extension of API access to independent insurance agents and brokers is pending.

Euro42 Euro to GuldenEuro42 Euro to Gulden API: The Euro42 Euro to Gulden API is a currency conversion service that allows users to convert between Euros and Guldens. "Gulden" is the German word for a gold penny, equivalent to the Dutch term "Guilder". Guldens have been used in a number of European countries, though which country the Guldens in this API are meant to be from is unspecified.

All API documentation is in English, but the rest of the website is in Dutch.

FAROOFAROO API: FAROO is a web search engine. FAROO's search functionality is based on peer-to-peer (P2P) searching, user-generated reviews and attention, and webpage popularity based on users.

The FAROO API allows developers to access and integrate the search functionality of FAROO with other applications. The available API method is displaying search results, news results, and trending topics.

FixYaFixYa API: FixYa.com is a community-based question and answer site. Users log in and post any questions, specifically about technical problems they have. Other community members and subject experts provide solutions. Their API is offered through business-to-business partnership. It exposes their large repair and support solutions database to be integrated in customer service operations.

FleetMonFleetMon API: The service provides worldwide position, tracking, and traffic information for maritime vessels. It locates ocean-going ships, with indications of last port visited and destination port, times of arrival and departure, and related information. Applications can search by vessel identifier or registered name. Port-by-port summaries also are available. Information can be consumed as a live data Feed in raw NMEA AIS format.

API methods support submission of vessel-specific queries by identifier (IMO, MMSI) or name or port-specific queries. Returned data include vessel registration information, photo, current location by latitude/longitude and port, last destination with arrival and departure times, ultimate destination, current speed, and other details.

For WantedFor Wanted API: For Wanted is an online platform for selling stuff. Users can list their stuff that they would like to sell and at the price they want to sell it at. Other users can browse and purchase the merchandise.

The For Wanted API allows developers to access and integrate the search functionality of For Wanted with other applications and to create new applications. The available API method returns a list of items that match search criteria.

GuteGutscheineGuteGutscheine API: GuteGutscheine is a German coupons and daily deals website offering rebates for over 8,100 online stores. Users can conduct a search for the latest coupons or have them sent to their email as they become available. The API allows access to all of the coupons and offers listed on the site. Functionality includes returning coupons, discounts and more details about a specific provider and delivering the most popular coupons and rebates within the specified period. Full documentation is not publicly available.

HelloFaxHelloFax API: HelloFax is a faxing and electronic signature service. It allows multiple devices in an office to send documents to designated fax machines. The developers have also recently rolled electronic signature functionality into HelloFax. The API wrapper is exposed on GitHub. It is a RESTful API that returns JSON responses that can be converted into Ruby. The methods exposed are document uploading and status monitoring.

Inbox25Inbox25 API: The service provides hosted email marketing campaign management for bulk message delivery with message creation and formatting, hosting of file attachments and images, and performance tracking. It provides tools for managing subscriber lists and addresses, bounced message notification, and mailing list groupings and subsets. It also allows campaign definition, list tracking, and success monitoring.

API methods support adding and removing subscribers and assigning subscribers to lists according to campaign and messaging strategies. Methods also support tracking of messages sent, delivery and open rates, click rates, bounced addresses, unsubscribe requests, and more.

Index Fungorum FungusIndex Fungorum Fungus API: The Index Fungorum is a global fungal nomenclator. It contains the names of fungi (including yeasts, lichens, chromistan fungal analogues, protozoan fungal analogues, and fossil forms) at all ranks. The Index Fungorum Fungus API provides a range of SOAP calls that users may employ to look up the names of fungal organisms.

Informatica CloudInformatica Cloud API: Informatica is a provider of data integration software and services. Informatica Cloud addresses specific business processes (customer/product master synchronization, opportunity to order, etc.) and point-to-point data integration requirements (e.g. Salesforce.com to on premise or cloud-to-cloud end-points).

Informatica Cloud allows users to integrate data across cloud-based applications such as Salesforce CRM as well as on-premise databases and applications. In addition to data integration it can handle business processes such as customer/product master synchronization, opportunity to order, and more. Key capabilities include data quality, data replication and data loading. The API allows for custom integrations with the platform. Public documentation is not available.

iOpenAt.comiOpenAt.com API: iOpenAt.com is a search engine that users can search and return the opening hours of retail locations closest to them. Currently, iOpenAt.com only includes retail locations of stores in the UK.

The iOpenAt.com API allows developers to integrate the functionality of iOpenAt.com with other applications. The API method returns opening hours of locations within the set postal code searched by.

ISO New EnglandISO New England API: ISO-NE oversees the operation of New England's bulk electric power system. It seeks to ensure the day-to-day reliable operation of New England's bulk power generation and transmission system, by overseeing and ensuring the fair administration of the region's wholesale electricity markets, and by managing comprehensive, regional planning processes. The ISO-NE API gives users access to energy and market data. The API uses RESTful calls and responses are formatted in XML and JSON.

Journeys Travel InsuranceJourneys Travel Insurance API: The UK service provides travel insurance, either directly or via resellers on commission. It offers add-on trip insurance to travel booking products, with automated rate quotes and completion of policy issuing and management.

API methods support submission of a quote request specifying travel dates, destination, and trip duration, along with issuance of a policy based on the quote. Methods also support retrieving information about a previously issued policy and cancellation of a policy.

Knod.esKnod.es API: Knodes is a service that provides data about users of websites and applications based on data-driven insights their networks. Knodes offers information about users of applications and websites based on their profiles from their social networks.

The Knodes API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Knodes with other applications and to create new applications. Public documentation is not available; interested developers should sign up here: http://knod.es/index/signup.

Live Departure BoardsLive Departure Boards API: The Live Departure Boards API allows users to obtain the same live train information presented on the LDB web pages for use on their own sites. Users can choose to employ a board listing departures only, a board listing arrivals only, or a board that lists both arrivals and departures. A license must be requested from National Rail Enquiries prior to using this API.

MasterCard PayPass OnlineMasterCard PayPass Online API: PayPass Online allows checkout from a site or app using any wallet that belongs to the Paypass Online network. This speeds up the checkout process by allowing customers to use the payment and shipping information already associated with their wallet of choice on the network. PayPass Online supports full and mobile sites and both Android and iOS apps. This service is free for both consumers and merchants.

MESSAGEmanagerMESSAGEmanager API: The service handles messaging via email or SMS, configuring and sending messages to specified recipient contact lists. It also monitors outbound messaging traffic and reports on success or failure by message and mode.

API methods support submitting a message, including message body, delivery mode, recipient address, and other specifications. Methods also support designation of a file folder location where the service will poll for new files containing message sending and configuration information. Query methods retrieve delivery performance information to confirm receipt of messages, bounce rates, and blocked addresses.

Mgnet.me shortenerMgnet.me shortener API: Mgnet.me is a shortener for magnet: URI scheme. Magnet links are primarily used for referencing resources available for download via peer-to-peer networks. The API provides the same functionality in XML, JSON and text output formats.

MODIS Land SubsetsMODIS Land Subsets API: The MODIS Land Subsets API allows users to retrieve images taken of Earth by the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometers (MODIS) aboard the Aqua and Terra satellites. Users can retrieve information about available imagery and then choose their desired image data products by wavelength, date, and latitude and longitude location recorded.

Music Xray S2O PartnerMusic Xray S2O Partner API: vMusic Xray is a music-sharing platform intended to connect musicians and music industry representatives. Musicians post tracks to be analyzed for acoustical properties by Music Xray’s Song to Opportunity (S2O) technology. Music Xray will then email the user when an industry professional is looking for music that is comparable to S2O’s analysis. The S2O Partner API exposes Music Xray’s song uploading and comparison functionality to business partners. Users who register through a partner’s API account become affiliates who generate commission for the partner. The API is RESTful and returns XML responses. A Ruby SDK is also available.

New Dawn ACMNew Dawn ACM API: New Dawn Technologies is a provider of web-based, case management solutions for governments. Solutions include case management software, data sharing, e-filing, e-payment, e-discovery, and public access for government agencies including criminal, civil and municipal courts, attorney generals, county prosecutors, public defenders, corrections departments, child, family and health services. New Dawn offers and API for their Adaptive Case Management (ACM) solution. It allows customers to integrate the software with their existing applications. Full documentation is not publicly available.

Nextgen Mobile CardBoardFishNextgen Mobile CardBoardFish API: The service provides a computer application interface for sending SMS text messages. It allows both individual messages and bulk messaging to specified lists of recipient numbers. Tools available include message definition, contact list management, campaign management, and administrative functions like billing and service reporting.

API methods support submission of a message with sender, recipient, message text, along with optional parameters like data encoding scheme and delivery receipt request. Methods also support retrieval of incoming messages, scheduling of messages, and service billing functions.

NimbuzzNimbuzz API: Nimbuzz is a mobile application that allows users to make and receive calls, message with contacts, and share files for free. Nimbuzz is a mobile social connection application.

The Nimbuzz API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Nimbuzz with other applications. Public documentation is not available; interested developers should sign up for access and more information.

ObservuObservu API: Observu is a site monitoring service. Observu monitors sites and servers and sends alerts by email, text, and calls, as well as a dashboard.

The Observu API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Observu with other applications. Some example API methods include adding data, retrieving lists of messages, and adding monitors.

Online Courier QuotesOnline Courier Quotes API: The service provides Australian postage, courier, and shipping rate calculation functions and modules for content management systems (DotNetNuke, Umbraco, Drupal, Joomla). The services integrate with existing shopping carts or provide standalone calculations. Shipping cost estimates cover almost any delivery address in Australia.

API methods support submission of a package type and size (including weight), point of origin and destination, and shipping date. Methods return shipping options matching the request with rate quotes and shipper details.

Online Whois LookupOnline Whois Lookup API: Online Whois Lookup is a service that allows users to input domain name and see a domain's whois record. The Whois API can be used to check if a domain name is available for registration. It can also lookup information about when a domain was created, changed and its expiration date. The API uses HTTP calls and responses are formatted in XML and JSON.

Openwave Network Address BookOpenwave Network Address Book API: Openwave Messaging is a provider of messaging solutions with cloud and social integration capabilities. The Network Address Book (NAB) synchronizes contact information across multiple platforms allowing providers to both personalize and simplify their messaging service offerings. Users of NAB can access and manage their contacts, events tasks and more. This can be accomplished on platforms including webmail, PC email clients, mobile phone address books and voice interfaces. An API is offered that lets developers integrate functionality such as messaging, billing and Portal. Public documentation is not available.

PapirusPapirus API: The service replaces ad hoc email collaboration with a templated workflow and task-management platform. It includes messaging and communications functions tied to work activities. It also provides reporting functions to monitor assignments and process compliance, including overdue activities and completion statistics.

API methods support retrieval of task lists and individual task reports, providing the person responsible, person assigning the task, start date, due date, completion date, and current status. Methods also support creating new tasks, linking tasks in process sequence, and adding comments visible to the person assigned and other task stakeholders.

PlivoPlivo API: Plivo is a telephony platform for integration with other apps. It is built to be integrative and take desired call making and receiving functions off of developers’ hands. It provides capacity for conferencing, call tracking, recording, and more. This API is HTTP-based with SSL support for exposing all of the services essential functionality. It returns JSON responses. Pricing details are forthcoming from the developers.

QumuQumu API: Qumu is a business video platform provider. Qumu's video platform lets businesses capture, manage, and distribute live and on-demand content. The Qumu Video Control Center gives businesses control over the entire video life cycle from acquiring video content, building and managing a Library, delivering on-demand video and providing a secure portal for employees to view content. An API is available via an SDK that allows developers to access the platform's functionality and add it to iOS, Android platforms or desktop and web applications. Public documentation is not available.

Raven SlingshotRaven Slingshot API: Raven Slingshot offers a series of products for the agriculture industry, including Field Hub and Slingshot RDK. These services collect precise data on a variety of field operations that help streamline business procedures. The Raven Slingshot API provides a platform that allows inter-operability of the previously independent Slingshot products for an enhanced field tracking experience.

SalesBoomSalesBoom API: The service provides a platform for enterprise Resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM). Functionality includes customer account creation and updating, contact tracking, customer service, and related activities. Sales support functions include lead tracking, quote management, sales forecasting, and other sales force automation functions.

API methods support creation and updating of customer accounts, retrieval of customer transaction and contact history, and case/incident management. Methods also support creation and modification of sales lead information, review of quotations provided, generation of sales forecasts, and other sales support functionality

SeamlessSeamless API: Seamless is an online and mobile food ordering and delivery service. Users can use Seamless to order food and get it delivered to where they are.

The Seamless API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Seamless with other applications and to create new applications. Public documentation is not available; interested developers should sign up for an API Key here: http://www.seamless.com/business-development/developers/.

SirsiDynix SymphonySirsiDynix Symphony API: SirsiDynix provides library automation systems for more than 23,000 libraries in more than 70 countries around the world. SirsiDynix offers APIs that allow libraries to gain full access to all information held within their system. The Symphony API includes tools for performing batch transactions and gives users the ability to gather, edit, load, export and format data within the system. Functionality includes access to the library catalog, ability to verify accounts and logins, access to user account information, retrieval of system information such as policies and much more. Interested developers should contact the provider for more information.

SmartPea Grocery SmartPea Grocery API: SmartPea Grocery is a Web Service that users can search for local grocery deals and sales. Users can build a shopping list on the website.

The SmartPea Grocery API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of SmartPea Grocery with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include searching and returning grocery store deals by zip code and associated information including image, name, retailer, price, savings, and nutritional facts for any searched grocery item.

SpazioDatiSpazioDati API: SpazioDati is a service that parses, extracts, and links text and data. SpazioDati currently works in English and Italian.

The SpazioDati API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of SpazioDati with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include searching and retrieving information, adding and editing text and information, and account management.

Spearman Correlation CoefficientSpearman Correlation Coefficient API: In math the Spearman correlation measures the statistical dependence between two variables X and Y. The simple API at spearmancorrelation.com can be used to calculate the Spearman correlation coefficient for any set of data. The API uses RESTful calls and responses are formatted in XML and JSON.

TauPTauP API: TauP is a seismic travel time calculator. In addition, it can calculate derivative information such as ray paths through the earth, as well as pierce and turning points. It handles many types of velocity models and can calculate times for virtually any seismic phase with a phase parser. TauP is available for download, or it can be accessed programmatically via SOAP API.

TauYou T-ImageTauYou T-Image API: TauYou T-Image is a translation technology. T-Image allows users to read in a variety of languages any text they want to understand. T-Image is available in Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, and Swedish.

The TauYou T-Image API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of T-Image with other applications and to create new applications. The main API method is uploading files and retrieving the translated versions.

TeleportdTeleportd API: Teleportd is a service that aggregates, organizes, and makes photos taken and shared from smartphones searchable. Teleportd allows customers to search photos and contact the owner for permissions.

The Teleportd API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Teleportd with other applications. Some example API methods include searching and retrieving photos by location, time periods, and users, as well as user account management.

TravelocityTravelocity API: Travelocity is an online service for travel shopping. Users can search, browse, and book travel, such as airline tickets, hotels, and rental cars.

The Travelocity API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality and data of Travelocity with other applications and to create new applications. Documentation is available with login; interested developers can sign up for their API key and access here: http://connect.travelocity.com/.

UN ComtradeUN Comtrade API: UN COMTRADE is the name for the United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database. The database contains annual international trade statistics from over 170 countries, detailed by commodities and partner countries. Currently the database contains over 1.7 billion data records for 45 years. The API allows users to query the database filtering on parameters including Commodity Classification, Reporter, Year, Commodity Code, Partner Country and Trade Flow. The API uses RESTful calls and responses are formatted in XML and SDMX.

University of Nottingham Get Entry ProfileUniversity of Nottingham Get Entry Profile API: The University of Nottingham Get Entry Profile API allows users to obtain a UCAS Entry Profile for a higher education course. The UCAS (Universities and Colleges Admissions Service) is the British admission service for students applying to university and college. This API is part of the e-Portfolio for Lifelong Learning Reference Model Project.

VINqueryVINquery API: The service provides real-time decoding of automobile vehicle identifier numbers (VINs). It accepts HTTP requests with VIN numbers and returns detailed specifications for the make, model, and year plus optional equipment implied by the submitted digits.

API methods support submission of a valid character string representing a VIN for an individual car. Returned data break down the manufacturer and model, plus the year, engine and transmission installed, and some other configuration details encoded in the VIN.

Virtual Observatory Services DistanceVirtual Observatory Services Distance API: The Virtual Observatory Services Distance API calculates the distance of celestial objects from Earth. Several methods of distance calculation are available including Angular diameter, co-moving line of sight, co-moving transverse, and luminosity. This API can also calculate the distance modulus of an object or return the current distance of the Hubble telescope.

Virtuoso FacetsVirtuoso Facets API: The Virtuoso Facets API is a general purpose RDF query facility for facet-based browsing. Faceted browsing is a technique for accessing information organized according to a faceted classification system, which classifies each information element along multiple explicit dimensions. This API takes an XML description of the desired view and generates the reply as an XML tree containing the requested data. The user agent or a local web page can use XSLT to render this for the end user.

Visual DataFlex Country InformationVisual DataFlex Country Information API: The Visual DataFlex Country Information API allows users to retrieve basic information on countries, such as capital city, currency, flag, phone code, and languages used. These pieces of information may be requested individually or all together for a given country. This API can be accessed via SOAP calls using the XML data format.

Visual DataFlex Football PoolVisual DataFlex Football Pool API: The Visual DataFlex Football Pool API provides access to information on European football (soccer) teams, players, and games. Users can discover the names of all players on a team, who plays which position, and who has red or yellow cards. Users may also retrieve information on game results, as well as which cities and stadiums games are played in.

W3 TempConvertW3 TempConvert API: The W3 TempConvert API allows users to convert temperatures from Celsius to Fahrenheit and vice versa. This API was created as an example for W3 Schools, but is nonetheless fully functional. The API can be accessed via SOAP calls using the XML data format.

Wrike Wrike API: Wrike.com offers a social project management software that allows businesses to manage over 50 projects in one workspace with the goal to increase team collaboration and productivity and overall efficiency. The Wrike API platform allows clients to build custom applications on top of existing Wrike software features. It offers seven callable API methods and endpoints: Profile, Contacts, Folders, Tasks, Comments, Attachments, Time Logs.

XML ME Get Custom NewsXML ME Get Custom News API: The XML ME Get Custom News API allows users to retrieve news articles on a topic of their choosing. The user inputs a desired news topic, and the API returns a list of articles from Moreover's news service. This API is available via SOAP calls using the XML data format.

XML ME Video Games FinderXML ME Video Games Finder API: The XML ME Video Games Finder API allows users to search for video games programmatically. The API accepts a search string and then returns a URL pointing to the video games search results. This API operates via SOAP calls using the XML data format.

YackTrackYackTrack API: YackTrack is a service that allows users to search for, track, monitor, and access social media conversations about them, their products or companies, and other.

The YackTrack API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of YackTrack with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include searching and retrieving comments and accessing information about the comments, such as date and person.

Yi.tlYi.tl API: Yi.tl allows users to make long URLs into shorter yitl urls. The service provides shorter URLs than bit.ly or Tinyurl and also allows users to tag their short URLs. The service also allows users to track their URLs in order to see how many clicks each link gets, where they come from, when they clicked and more.

The yi.tl API allows developers to integrate the service with their own applications and sites. The API offers much of the same functionality including the ability to generate or get existing short URLs and retrieving statistics such as top clicked links, least clicked links, newest links. The API uses RESTful calls and responses are formatted in XML and JSON.

Zip TaxZip Tax API: Zip Tax is a service that provides sales tax data of the United States. Users can provide a zip code and retrieve the sales tax information for that zip code.

The Zip Tax API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Zip Tax with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include looking up and retrieving sales tax information by zip code.