The Nylas Contacts Curl Sample Code provides access to the REST API to read data for a user’s contacts including name, email, phone number, and notes and create new contacts and modify existing contacts.
As the number of APIs grows, more people are becoming familiar with the term. I had a taxi driver who knew about APIs, although that was in tech-heavy San Francisco. Despite becoming more known, "API" is not a term most mainstream users will use. Yet many of these same people are already asking for APIs—they’re just not using the term. Here are three ways mainstream users are asking for APIs.