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Seventeen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Banking, Cryptocurrency and Mapping. Featured are APIs from FollowAnalytics for mobile app engagement services, and APIs from PelicanPay for compliant banking. Here’s a rundown of the latest additions.
FL3XX is an aviation management platform. The FL3XX API returns aviation data about aircraft, airports, flights, and passengers. The FL3XX API is listed under the Air Travel category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Air Travel APIs.
EvidentId is an identity assurance platform that enables users to verify anything without the risk and expense of handling sensitive personal data. The service covers background checks, education & employment, criminal history & watch lists, driver’s record checks, professional licenses, drug tests & medical records, address verifications, business entity checks. The Evident Verify RESTful API creates verification requests to validate identities. The API is listed under the Verification category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Verification APIs.
ACINQ is a company that focuses on Bitcoin scalability. ACINQ’s Strike is a Stripe-like API for Lightning Network payments services. The Strike API is in REST architecture and returns bitcoin and cryptocurrency data with API methods for creating and managing charges. The Strike API is listed under the Cryptocurrency category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Cryptocurrency APIs.
api.video API allows developers to host and broadcast videos on a European CDN across multiple devices and platforms. This service accepts 4K broadcasts and can adapt the stream for any network. api.video’s protocols meet General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) standards, and all data is handled in compliance with EU law. The api.video API is listed under the Video category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Video APIs.
MovieQuotes API allows developers to access famous quotes from more than 500 movies. Users can search for quotes by actor, character, movie, genre, year, or partial quote. Language bindings are provided in Shell and Ruby. API keys are available by request. The MovieQuotes API is listed under the Movies category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Movies APIs.
Poemist is an online database of poets and poems. The Poemist API allows developers to access poetry data, including information on poets and poems. Currently the only completed API method is one that allows users to retrieve random poems. It is listed under the Writing category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Writing APIs.
FollowAnalytics provides mobile application engagement services. There are three APIs listed in our Marketing category for integration with FollowAnalytics. The FollowAnalytics Segments API lists the segments of an analytic app, providing query parameters and response. The API obtains the list of devices and associated users for any segment created in the product. The FollowAnalytics Campaigns API allows developers to create and manage campaigns and sends push notifications. The FollowAnalytics Locations API lists all locations recorded on the devices for a given application.
PelicanPay is a payment and financial crime compliance platform for banks and enerprises. The PelicanPay platform manages the technical and regulatory complexity of API connectivity for customer bank accounts. The PelicanPay TPP API includes Pan-European API Interoperability and enables third party providers with the ability to connect with any ASPSP across Europe, for payment and account services. PelicanPay Bank API provides dynamic API capabilities for ASPSPs and third party providers for open banking initiatives. The PelicanPay Fintech API is an OpenBanking Hub that enables access to pan-European PSD2 payment and account solutions for financial services. PelicanPay APIs are listed under the Banking category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Banking APIs.
Weatherbit Degree Day API (also called The Historical Energy Weather API) returns historical weather data specific to the energy industry from their network of over 38,000 stations. With this API, you can retrieve cooling or heating degree day data. Additionally, you can retrieve other valuable information like total sun hours, precipitation, snowfall, and more for any point in the world via postal code, latitude/longitude, city, or weather station ID. It is listed in our Weather and Energy categories.
The i-Hunting Cadastral Mapping API and SDK provides mapping data for hunting areas including unified property lines, parcel and land ownership attribute layer for US. The API is listed under the Mapping category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Mapping APIs.
Intrinio is a provider of financial data services including data collection and data analysis tools. The Intrinio US ETF Holdings API offers a data feed on all the holdings for all ETFs within the United States. Developers can access constituent names, tickers, and weight percentages. Data is available in JSON and CSV. This API is listed under the Stocks category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of Stocks APIs.
Violet.io is a provider of the “Commerce Graph” API, a unified API for searching for any product on the internet. The API allows users access to the Violet product catalog to search for products, get data about a specific product, or categories. It allows users to place a product for purchasing, facilitate the transaction, create a cart and checkout. The Violet Webhooks API is also available and allows users to create a new Webhook for a Violet event, such as a product stock update. The Violet API is listed under the eCommerce category. See ProgrammableWeb‘s complete list of eCommerce APIs.