Daily API RoundUp: GamePower, Easy PDF Server, TextGears, Nusii

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Seven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Mapping, Text, and Games. Highlights include an API that offers data about gaming giveaways and an API for adding polls to applications. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.


GamePower is a website that lets users find, track and collect the best giveaways in gaming. The GamePower APITrack this API enables users to programmatically access the best giveaways in gaming, from free games to beta keys to free in-game loot and much more. The API returns active giveaways, active giveaways by provider, giveaways by data, value or popularity, and specific giveaway details. This API is filed in the Games category of the ProgrammableWeb directory.

TextGears enables users to check text for grammar, spelling and readability. The TextGears API analyzes the text, detects language, finds errors and checks readability. It also allows for managing administrative functions. Supported languages: English, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, smf Greek. TextGears API is listed in the Text category.

TextGears API

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Cartes.io is a Platform that lets users create maps and markers for anything. The Cartes.io APITrack this API allows users to create markers and maps without Authentication. Markers include observation points, wind turbines, homes, houses, hospital, bakery, train station restaurants and more. This API is listed in the Mapping category.

PollsAPI enables user to add polls to websites or applications. The PollsAPITrack this API offers methods to create pools, retrieve polls, create votes, retrieve votes, and delete votes and polls. The service allows for fast response, Encryption, metadata support and scalability. The service also provides a dashboard for exploring poll data. This API is filed under Polls.

Email Verify offers Email Checker APITrack this API to ensure that email addresses are accurate and active. It is useful to prevent false emails and retain customers, and provides real-time results and typo correction. V3 of the API provides responses in JSON, XML and JSONP, and is listed in the Verification category.

Nusii is proposal software for creatives. Nusii APITrack this API enables developers to create, manage and send beautiful proposals. Nusii API is a JSON API and has a REST architecture. It is listed in ProgrammableWeb's Presentations category.

Easy PDF Server APITrack this API is a simple API to convert HTML to PDF. This API is listed under PDF.

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