Daily API RoundUp: Po.et, TeloInterview, U.S. Census Bureau

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Sixteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Open Data, Travel, and WebRTC. Featured today is the Po.et API for securing digital assets with Blockchain technology, and an API for interviewing job candidates via video. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.


Po.et is a Decentralized Platform for managing creative assets. It is a network that is shared, open, secured by the blockchain and designed to record metadata and ownership information for digital creative assets. The Po.et Frost API allows users to develop integrations, register works, and integrate web applications to the Po.et network, without having to build a private key infrastructure. The Po.et Frost API is listed under the Digital Asset Management category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Digital Asset Management APIs.

Po.et asset Authentication and certification platform explained in this video. Video: Po.et

TeloInterview provides an automated video interviewing and screening system for human resources platforms. The TeloInterview API is used to retrieve interviews, create interviews, invite applicants to interview, and to obtain specific applicant information. TeloInterview offers yearly and monthly paid plans. The TeloInterview API is listed under the WebRTC category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of WebRTC APIs.

1BTCXE supports Bitcoin trading transaction in more than 30 fiat (legal tender) currencies. Developers can use the 1BTCXE API to access 1BTCXE's exchange functionality using HTTPS requests. The RESTful API returns JSON-formatted responses concerning currency type, balances, open orders, transactions, trades, and historical transactions. The 1BTCXE API is listed under the Cryptocurrency category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Cryptocurrency APIs.

Bitonic BL3P cryptocurrency marketplace allows users to buy and sell Bitcoin. Developers can use the Bitonic BL3P API to integrate trading functionalities into third-party applications, including placing orders, reading orderbook, and depositing Euros or Bitcoins. The API's websocket Endpoint provides access to real time streaming functionality. The Bitonic BL3P API is listed under the Cryptocurrency category.

eBay Commerce Network is a performance-based marketing platform for retailers. The eBay Commerce Network API allows developers to promote products in ads across the eBay network for maximum influence. Developers gain access to real-time inventories on the network. The API is used to manage services, products, features, listings, and merchants, and is listed under the Marketing category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Marketing APIs.

OCR Address Extractor API allows applications to extract and validate a residential address from a customer document. The service is compatible with utility bills, tax documents, and any other document. The API allows for the address to be extracted, validated, and formatted according to the Royal Mail Address Database. This API is listed under the OCR category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of OCR APIs.

In Austria, every vehicle is identified by a unique number known as a "NatCode" or "Nationaler Code", allocated by the BMVIT and is based on the Eurotax codification. The Nat Code Austria API allows users in Austria to get the make, model, engine size and indicative pricing from a NatCode. The Nat Code Austria API is listed under the Auto category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Auto APIs.

The U.S. Census Bureau provides census data to the public via several APIs. We've added five of them to our directory in the Open Data category, and they are listed below.

U.S. Census Bureau Language Statistics API returns data with the languages spoken at home and the ability to speak English for the population 5 years and over, from 2009-2013. The tables are include nation, the 50 states, plus Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico, counties with 100,000 or more total population and 25,000 or more speakers of languages other than English and Spanish, and core-based statistical areas.

U.S. Census Bureau Population Estimates and Projections API returns estimated data of the population for future dates, based on approximated future births, deaths, net international migration, and domestic migration.

U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey API returns data related to social, economic, demographic, and housing characteristics of the U.S. population. Often, the data provided on the Census Bureau's Web site is available separately by age group, race, Hispanic origin, and sex. Developers can authenticate with Key to make calls that return responses in JSON and XML.

U.S. Census Bureau Geocoding Services API is a search tool that converts an address into an approximate coordinate with latitude and longitude. The geocoder is available as a web interface and as an API in REST architecture.

U.S. Census Bureau Economy API returns economic data including number of establishments, sales and receipts, annual payroll, and number of employees of the nation, states, counties, places, and metropolitan areas for all industries.

Trawex is a travel technology company based in India that offers travel technology, travel Portal development, flight,hotel/car booking engines, SEO, SMO and XML/API Integration services. We've added four more APIs to our Travel category from Trawex for developers of travel applications.

Trawex Transfer API provides access to a transfer reservation system for holiday and business travel transfers from airports, harbor and resorts via taxi, minibus, coach and more.

Trawex Sightseeing API provides access to Trawex activities and sightseeing services that allows you to accept online booking, process payment and manages customers destination points of interest.

Trawex Holiday Package API provides access to Trawex vacation packages via a web based vacation package reservation system.

Trawex XML API is also available for travel data Feed integrations.

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