Six APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Blockchain, Printing, B2B, and Transportation. Highlights include the BlockMarkets API which retrieves data about current and historical cryptocurrency. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
SimplyVital Health announced the Aletheia API. The new API is a blockchain-based event-logging API. Parties that share data through the Aletheia API gain a perfect history of application events, which increases trust and transparency, critical elements of data sharing in healthcare.
Google joined Apple with a ban of on-device cryptocurrency mining apps from Google Play. Apple made its decision in June of this year. Both companies will continue to allow remote mining. As cryptocrime continues to accelerate, and mining is resource intensive, the decisions weren't surprising.