The MailChimp Python sample code by Jesse displays how to interact with the API capabilities of e-mail marketing. With this tool, developers can study how to set up a wrapper, make API calls, and consume results in Python language. To interact with the sample, clone the repository and add the commands available on GitHub. Next, enter the Api Key and run the test.
FullContact has announced the CardShark API. The CardShark API allows users to "to send images of business cards to FullContact, and...receive back a response containing transcribed structured contact data." The advantage the API method of optical character recognition over competitors lies in the ability to send contacts to devices and applications beyond the device that captured the initial picture.
This segment of the Most Interesting APIs in 2018 includes all APIs encompassing Business and Productivity that made our list. We focus on APIs that streamline and improve business processes, and new technology that can be integrated that may transform how a company or organization does business.