The Federal Election Commission provides electronic campaign finance filings by candidates, political parties, and political action committees. The New York Times Fech Ruby SDK provides a Ruby platform for parsing of the different categories of campaign finance filings. The SDK communicates with the New York Times Campaign Finance API.
FinFolio has launched an API that provides everything its flagship FinFolio app provides. The standalone API, wealthlab.io, was launched to help provide trading and wealth management software tools to third parties looking to improve wealth management apps and client portals.
Developers are definitely worth their weight in gold. The Royal Canadian Mint has introduced a digital currency called MintChip and has thrown open a Developer Challenge. The challenge wants developers to create digital payment solutions using the MintChip API and the best applications stand to win gold. Yes, you read that right, actual physical gold.