This Ruby SDK provides client access to the Transitland Datastore API. The transit schedule API is a hosted service that powers routing applications, transit visualizations and more. Transitland's centralized web service API is used for both querying and editing aggregated transit data globally. Transitland provides a community datastore, that is aggregated geographic and temporal data from authoritative sources.
DarkmindFX introduced an API that streamlines access to company financial data. DarkmindFX started with SEC-regulated companies, specifically the S&P 500. Users can easily access balance sheet and other data from companies' SEC filings. The S&P 500 is the starting point with expansion planned.
Sixfold, a real-time transportation visibility platform, has announced a data-sharing initiative focused on driving a new era of openness, accessibility and transparency across the supply chain and logistics sector. The Open Visibility Data Exchange aims to introduce a new standard in data sharing
In big news on the government data and transparency front, the premier provider of federal campaign finance information, Center for Responsive Politics (CRP), have announced they are opening for bulk download 20 years worth of data used to power their web site OpenSecrets.org. More than 200 million records are being made available of itemized contributions, campaign spending, lobbying, personal finance, and sponsored travel. CRP began tracking campaign contributions in the late 1980s. Their stats and staff are trusted and quoted by the Media as the gold standard reference.