ConvertAPI is a web service used by software developers to convert Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, HTML documents, PDF files and numerous other formats. It has already performed over 1 trillion conversions for 6,000 companies since its launch in 2011.
You might not expect a company nearly 160 years old to innovate its industry. Perhaps that's why Thomson Reuters is looking to developers to create the next big thing for financial professionals. To get there, the company is sharing mountains of data via its new Knowledge Direct API and offering $25,000 in prizes for its app contest.