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.
Eighteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Insurance, Calendars, and Search. Highlights include the Google Search Indexing API and the BabbleLabs Clear Cloud API for speech and audio enhancement. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
Did you think the search engine wars were over, and Google won? New kid on the block Blekko, currently in closed private beta, urges you to reconsider. Once out, it's bound to become the favorite of search refiners, with the results likely made available as an API.