Daily API RoundUp: COVID-19, Fountain, Carbon and More, Qarnot, Remotive

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Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Coronavirus, Recognition and Sustainability. Featured today are six APIs for Coronavirus data, an API for onboarding freelance workers, and an API for reading license plates. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.


Six more APIs were recently added to the rapidly growing Coronavirus category.

Intellizence COVID-19 APITrack this API provides the latest information about companies working on COVID-19. The API returns diagnostics, treatments, and prevention products and solutions. Also, this interface provides data associated with vaccines, drugs, and ventilators. The dataset includes product categories, company details, regulatory agencies, status, and sources. Information is updated daily.

Coronavirus World and India Data APITrack this API returns total deaths, total cases, total recovered cases, new cases, and new deaths up to the specified date. The API provides an information timeline for India starting on January 30th. Also, the API provides COVID-19 India data by state and district.

Axisbits provides an APITrack this API that serves public statistics related to the Coronavirus disease. The API returns total data for the entire world for a particular date, and total reports per country. Additionally, the API provides miscellaneous information including provinces by country ISO code, and region names.

Yatko Coronavirus Map APITrack this API provides access to COVID-19 statistics with historical data, maps, charts, and graphs. The API returns reports by region, latest reports, and all known case spots for the selected region.

Nigeria COVID-19 APITrack this API enables coronavirus information including confirmed cases, single day reports, state specific data, and daily counts.

MicroBilt Payroll Verification Service APITrack this API provides a way to verify payroll tax filings and payroll register information for businesses. It delivers payroll verification of various IRS forms, payroll registers, CARES Act, PPP generated Documentation and more. The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is an SBA loan that helps businesses keep their workforce employed during the COVID-19 crisis.

Luxand provides a cloud API to add face recognition services to applications. The Luxand APITrack this API supports facial recognition, face verification, emotion recognition, age and gender detector, facial landmarks, and celebrity recognition. The API returns JSON objects containing recognition probabilities and listed in the Recognition category on ProgrammableWeb.

Luxand API

Screenshot: Luxand

Fountain is a Platform for sourcing, screening, and onboarding hourly employees. The Fountain APITrack this API enables programmatic access to the platform with methods to to manage applicants, sessions and slots, job openings, option banks, users, and more. Private and public Key are available to authenticate.

Compound Finance APITrack this API retrieves algorithmic money markets on the Ethereum Blockchain. Guides show developers how to set up an Ethereum development environment, supply assets to the compound protocol, borrow assets from the compound protocol, and create a Compound API with Infura. This API is listed in the Cryptocurrency category.

Carbon and More is a web application that helps businesses calculate and reduce carbon footprints. The Carbon and More Carbon Footprint API enables the calculation of carbon equivalent based on air travel, AQI, car & motorbike travels, public transportation and hydro use. This API is listed under Sustainability.

Qarnot is a middleware provider that offers a green computing heater (Q.rad) that utilizes embedded microprocessors as heat source, and is used to heat households. The Qarnot APITrack this API is used to manage tasks, monitor progress, monitor instances, retrieve logs, manage resources, retrieve results, and track account balances. This API is also listed under Sustainability.

Qarnot API

Screenshot: Qarnot

Remotive is a remote job listing and hiring platform for programmers, customer support, designers, sales, marketing, and product managers. The Remotive APITrack this API returns the list of all active remote job listings on the Remotive job board. It is listed in the Jobs category.

Platebber License Plate Recognition APITrack this API detects and read license plates from a photo. The API returns car registration plates text, confidence score, and timestamp from a still photo. It is listed in the OCR category.

dna2protein APITrack this API converts DNA and mRNA sequences to amino-acid sequences. Developers can use an API Key to authenticate and access in multiple programming languages. Three methods are available: GET DNA2mRNA, GETDNA2AminoAcid, and GETmRNA2AminoAcid. This API is listed in the DNA category.

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