Ruby Catalog Search is an example script that is meant o demonstrate how one can interface with the Mendeley API from a Ruby application. Ruby Catalog Search is a command-line script that takes a file argument and searches for the same file to determine if the file has already been added to the Mendelley directory.
Dropbox Paper, Dropbox's collaborative document product, now includes a document creation and editing endpoint within its API. Prior to the new endpoint, the Paper API was limited to document sharing and downloading. Now users can access Dropbox Paper's full functionality within 3rd party apps.
The Gray Lady is getting her code on. In Andre Behrens's New York Times blog, Open, billed as "All the code that's fit to printf()," he recounts events on coding and science held in 2012. Two of the notable events were the well-attended one on Big Data and Smarter Scaling and their Open Source Science Fair.