The Quandl R SDK by Clayton Yochum allows developers to integrate the Quandl API into their R applications. This SDK always returns tibbles, always fetches all results, automatically retries failed queries, and automatically splits large queries into manageable ones.
IBM has announced that it is acquiring the digital and data assets of The Weather Company in a deal reportedly worth more than $2 billion. The acquisition will hing on IBM's ability to create value by applying Watson to The Weather Company's data to create predictive weather analytics solutions.
Thirty-two APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Data, Documents, and Financial. Highlights include an API for business records fiscalization, and API for data dashboards, and APIs from Precisely for data accuracy. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.