The Splunk SDK for C# was written for modern .NET technologies. It is written to be asynchronous and portable to different platforms. The SDK includes the Splunk .NET library, C# code samples, and unit tests. This allows developers to build .NET applications that can communicate with Splunk Enterprise instances, retrieve and manipulate Splunk data, and extend existing Splunk API capabilities.
Open Banking is aiming to give consumers access to real-time banking data through the use of APIs. The successful implementation of this type of system will change the way people save, borrow, spend and invest their money, as well as encourage healthy competition in the financial services industry.
Twitter has cut Emojitracker's access to its Streaming API, causing its creator, Matthew Rothenberg, to announce that he will shut the service down in April. Emojitracker provides a real-time visualization of emoji symbol usage on Twitter and has tracked some 14 billion emoji tweets.
An independent, open source platform aimed at making it easier for governments and businesses to publish open data has released a new version of their API. The CKAN API allows access to catalog listings of open datasets, full-text searches, and sharing of statistics on open data usage.