Use this Ruby SDK to integrate U.S. Department of Labor datasets into your apps. After installing the required JSON Ruby Gem and retrieving the Git repository, use this SDK to access information like: workplace injury and illness rates, mine accident info, employment and wages reports, consumer price indexes, Veteran employment data, BLS numbers, and much more. The API documentation contains detailed instructions on getting started, including extensive code samples.
Actwitty acts as an online curator of a user's social networking data. The system gathers data from platforms like Facebook and Twitter and categorizes them into topics such as sport, entertainment, politics and more. This creates an organized profile that can be shared with others, showing how the user's time is spent on the Internet according to topics, a trend across time of topics, key terms the user may share on specific topics, popularity in various services and more. The Actwitty API allows developers to access this data.
Electronic health records management policy makers in the United States want to see APIs become a mandatory standard. But several leadership voices in the healthcare and IT industry, including Dr John Halamka from the Beth Israel Medical Center, say it is too early for APIs to take a central role.