Daily API RoundUp: Tiltify, Walgreens, SmartRecruiters, ApplicantStack, Ravelin, Egnyte

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Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in such categories as Human Resources, File Sharing, Conversions and Presentations. Featured today is the store locator API from Walgreens and Tiltify fundraising by game Streaming API. Here's a look at what's new.


Ravelin is a real-time fraud detection and prevention solution for Web-based payment platforms. The Ravelin fraud detection API is integrated in three phases beginning with events and followed by backfill and banning. The events interface sends real time data to Ravelin while the backfill interface tracks users' historical data. Banning enables the blacklisting and blocking of transactions from suspicious customers. Ravelin fraud detection API is listed under the Payments category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Payments APIs.

Ravelin mobile payment fraud detection API
Ravelin API helps application developers identify fraud quickly / image: Ravelin

The Walgreens Store Locator REST API allows developers to access and integrate store locations and data with other applications. The main API method returns store locations. Store locations can also be retrieved by zip codes or other certain parameters. Read more about new APIs from Walgreens. This API is listed under the Location category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Location APIs.

SmartRecruiters Inc., offers customers a suite of personnel recruitment solutions. The SmartRecruiters Marketplace API allows developers to incorporate their applications into the SmartRecruiters staffing Platform. Developers using the RESTful API can select any of the three builder platforms, which are Offer, Assessment and Job Board, depending on the functions required. The SmartRecruiters API is listed under the Human Resources category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Human Resources APIs.

ApplicantStack is an online job application tracking and management service for recruiters. This system features document management, job template Library, candidate profiles, and status tracking. ApplicantStack offers 3 paid plans with different limits for recruiting and onboarding. The ApplicantStack API can be integrated with Human Resource Information Systems or payroll systems. This API is REST based, uses JSON for data exchange, and API Keys and Tokens for Authentication. This API is listed under the Human Resources category.

Tiltify is a streaming platform for gamers to raise money through online streams and crowdfunding. The Tiltify API allows developers to integrate live streaming campaigns into applications. We've listed Tiltify API in the Funding category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Funding APIs.

Egnyte is a provider of cloud-based file sharing services. Egnyte has an Events API and a Search API for developers to integrate event data into file sharing applications. The Egnyte APIs are both listed under the File Sharing category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of File Sharing APIs.

Mighty Slider is an image gallery with many features including a responsive interface, Instagram, Flickr & 500px Integration, SEO-friendly and deep linking ability. The Mighty Slider API integrates slides components into applicationa to rotate images, videos, and banners. Resources include callbacks, properties, methods and events. This API is listed under the Presentations category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Presentations APIs.

Responsive Mighty Slider provides several templates, an API
There are over 20 responsive slider templates, plus an API available from Mighty Slider / image: Mighty Slider

SOCAN is a Canadian based music industry leader and provider with locations in Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver. Two APIs are currently available: The Works Registration API allows interaction with SOCAN in order to submit work information such as performing artist, production title, origin details, and publisher's information. The Notification of Live Performance API allows interaction with SOCAN in order to upload performer and creator information such as type of performance, venue type and capacity, and promoter's information. The SOCAN APIs are listed under the Music category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Music APIs.

Another API has been added to the Bots API category, this time from Skype. The Skype Bot REST API allows developers to create and deploy messaging bots for Skype. Some of the API methods include accessing accounts, creating bots, and deploying bot messages.

Predic8 offers a sample API to learn how to use the REST architectural style. This API supports all the standard HTTP methods such as POST, PATCH, and DELETE. Resorces can be modified freely; it does not require registration or API Keys. For training purposes, this sample API supports JSON format, file upload, pagination, filtering, and hypermedia links. The Predic8 API is listed under the API Education category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of API Education APIs.

Predic8 sample REST API
Predic8 sample Fruit Shop API for learning REST / screenshot: Predic8

Performance marketing company Trade Doubler offers a Products API that can be used to integrate data into advertising applications via REST format. It features access to fresh European data, query information, find the best price on a product, build widgets, and retrieve data from millions of products. We've listed this API under the Monetization category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Monetization APIs.

Days of the Year service provides a calendar to browse weird, funny, wonderful, and bizarre holidays celebrated around the world and an API to integrate daily, weekly, and monthly happenings in JSON & CSV formats. This is listed under the Calendars category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Calendars APIs.

The Tabex PDF to Excel API is a high-speed file conversion solution that can extract tabular data from PDF documents. The API can convert PDF files to Excel and many other formats that include XML, CSV, HTML, and Text. Its algorithmic orientation allows developers to deploy different modes of API calls while incorporating it in data processing work flows. The Tabex API is listed under the Conversions category. See ProgrammableWeb's complete list of Conversions APIs.

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