Daily API RoundUp: Clash of the Clans, MYOB, Availity, PactSafe, AngelList, Chute

Every day, the ProgrammableWeb team is busy, updating its three primary directories for APIs, clients (language-specific libraries or SDKs for consuming or providing APIs), and source code samples. If you have new APIs, clients, or Source Code examples to add to ProgrammableWeb’s directories, we offer forms (APIs, Clients, Source Code) for submitting them to our API research team. If there’s a listing in one of our directories that you’d like to claim as the owner, please contact us at editor@programmableweb.com.

Seven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Healthcare, Games, and Electronic Signature. Also new to the directory are SDKs for AngelList startup funding Platform, as well as Chute and Random User SDKs. Here's a summary of what is new.


Clash of the Clans API enables the development of channels for integrating third-party apps to the Clan's suite of the playing functionalities such as search, player profiles, leader boards, and many more. We've listed this API under the Games category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Games APIs.

Clash of the Clans developer API is now available
Clash of the Clans is an MMO mobile game with a developer API for Clan search, leaderboards, and more.
image: Supercell/Clash Of The Clans

MYOB Essentials is an online accounting solution. The MYOB Essentials API offers users access to MYOB Essentials data, and allows for adaptation of its relevant features. The MYOB EXO API is a platform designed to connect with EXO Business databases. The EXO API offers customizable tools for analysis, reports, Integration with other apps. MYOB APIs are listed under the Accounting category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Accounting APIs.

Availity is a healthcare service company with a Web Portal for insurers and healthcare providers to exchange information. Availity Claim Status API provides requests and responses for claim status information from a health care plan. Availity APIs are listed under the Healthcare category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Healthcare APIs.

Availity healthcare portal API is available
screenshot: Availity Developer Portal

PactSafe is an electronic signature service. The PactSafe eSignature API allows developers to embed "click-to-sign" electronic signatures into their websites and mobile applications. The API can be used to track which end users have accepted the developer's legal terms and privacy policy. This API is listed under the Electronic Signature category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Electronic Signature APIs.

Pyton Flight Portal API is for searching and booking flight tickets. Pyton's focus is on "low cost" carriers. This API can be integrated into your travel website or reservation system, and also provides Back-end tools for booking review and statistics. We've listed this API under the Air Travel category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Air Travel APIs.

Kuantokusta is a marketplace that allows users to see and compare prices of products from different shops. KuantoKusta API provides access fir updating products, getting prices, listing best price, listing product prices of a specific store, and more. The Kuantokusta API is listed under the Marketplace category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Marketplace APIs.


Frameworks, Libraries, and SDKs

AngelList is a community of startups and investors interesting in funding. Angel investors are listed along with contact information which startups can use to set up introductions. The AngelList API provides developers with a RESTful interface to the AngelList data set. Data includes followers, reviews, startups and more. Some independent developers have created SDKs for use with AngelList API. They include: AngelList Jobs Ruby SDK by Reggie Montilus helps developers to access user information to find an appropriate jobs by interacting with the API. AngelList Node.js SDK by Hamza Waqas, AngelList PHP SDK by RedTroops, and AngelList Python SDK by Kevin Marshall all allow interaction with AngelList's directories and lists.

Random User API provides developers with randomly generated users to be used as placeholders for testing purposes. This makes the open source tool similar to Lorem Ipsum, but is a placeholder for people instead of text. We've added several SDKs for RandomUser from independent developers to the directory including: RandomUser C# SDK by Mitsuru Nakada, RandomUser .NET SDK by Jason J. Rotello, RandomUser Java SDK by Jose Luis Franconetti, RandomUser Objective-C SDK by Omar Abdelhafith, and RandomUser Ruby SDK by Dominic Giglio.

Chute is a service for managing and displaying media files in applications and on websites. Their image recognition technology allows marketers to pinpoint social media images pertaining to certain products and services and ask for user permission to repost the images. The Chute API specifically allows developers to manage user information, add and manage media files, and access comments. Chute provides several SDKs for use with their API including: Chute PHP SDK, Chute Node.js SDK, Chute iOS SDK, Chute Android SDK, Chute Ruby SDK.

Chute visual search, analytics and rights management has an API and several SDKs
Chutes rights management system allows users to request for permission to use consumer photos found on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc.
image: Chute

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