This Intrinio Client Ruby Sample Code demonstrates examples for Intrinio API SDK's. The Intrinio Financial Data Platform API provides Web access to financial data feeds that use HTTPS verbs and a RESTful endpoint structure, with responses that are delivered in JSON format. The Intrinio Data Marketplace utilizes financial data feeds sourced by proprietary processes and outside data vendors. Authentication and access to this data requires an API Key. Intrinio is a financial data marketplace that is restriction-free with self-sign up, and chat support.
Intuit today announced its launch of a new open source community at code.intuit.com. The new community is aimed at developers looking to work with the Intuit Partner Platform, which allows developers to reach millions of small businesses that use Intuit products (e.g., Quickbooks). Intuit's Alex Barnett announced the new endeavor on the Intuit Partner Platform Blog:
How much will it cost to hire that cabbie? The Yourtaximeter API gives access to such precise data that cab companies in the UK rely on it to give quotes. Yourtaximeter provides a tool anyone can use to calculate a fare. The API documentation, other than providing a link to where you can get an access key and noting responses are flexibly delivered in JSON or XML, is rather skimpy. That's actually a complement: minimal documentation reflects the fact that no coding skills are required.
One of the many frustrations that mashup developers (and web developers in general) run into is trying to use contextual ads for sites with lots of dynamic content. By their very nature, mashups typically tap into data that constantly changes, making it difficult to use contextual ads that stay up-to-date with content.