Questions tagged [api]

When one of the software requirements is an Application Programming Interface (API), e.g. besides a graphical user interface (GUI), command-line interface (CLI) or web interface.

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laboratory database software

I am working in a small (three person) physics laboratory and would like a robust and convenient way to log data. Writing a custom python script to iterate through the lines of a data file, converting ...
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Early Modern English Dictionary API

I am building a web application that allows users to transcribe, word by word, Early Modern English manuscripts. I want to tell users when a word they transcribed may be a new spelling variant of ...
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Warehouse Management for Assets

I'm looking for software that does all the things normally associated with a warehousing application, stock movements, reconciliation, stock counts. Ideally with a sales function that tracks returns; ...
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API that gives VIN from a (US) License Plate Number

I'm trying to write an app that gives basic anonymous car data (make/model/year) from a picture. I assumed the best way to do that would be to take a license plate number, look up the VIN from the ...
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Recomended API for developing PACS Server

I'm newbie in DICOM and PACS server. In my company, I have to develop complete PACS server (including MWL, MPPS, DICOM viewer, etc). Now, I am currently research using Dvtk library on .Net C#. My ...
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Data collection from multiple api services

I'm looking for an application package or library that can connect to various API web services (Google Analytics, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, MailChimp, Google+) and download selected data ...
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Resume Parser online demo

I need an online demo of Resume Parser which would parse the resume that is uploaded by the user. It can be paid or free version. I tried the following: sovren, textkernel, rchilli, hireability and ...
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REST API for file sync

I'm beginning work on a project which has, as one component, the need to synchronize files from a server to a local HTML5 IndexedDB store for offline usage, then later, the option to push changes from ...
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Crypto-Currency price API with price listed in USD?

I am working on an app that will display the current price of crypto-currencies in a similar fashion to the stock app in iOS 8. The app is written in Swift. I am looking for an API that will allow me ...
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Which software for online 3D rendering?

We are looking for a solution where we can render photorealistic 3D product images on a webserver or in the cloud. Basically we want to create one 3D model per product and render it with different ...
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Dropbox alternative with public folder using predictable URL scheme

I am looking for alternatives that like dropbox, have a public folder allowing regular direct link downloads via the web. The links must use a predictable scheme (or be available programmatically via ...
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SQL Server backup with API, automated deployment, S3

I am looking for a good SQL Server backup/restore solution. There seems to be a lot of options out there, but I specifically need these capabilities: Automated deployment. It should be easy to ...
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Ecommerce framework for mobile app

I have an e-commerce app, where we sell the stuff within the app. What I basically want is the features for Shopify output into an API which I can integrate in my app. Unfortunately, Shopify doesn't ...
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Any command line tool for YQL?

Is there any command line (CLI) implementation for Yahoo Query Language (YQL)? A substitute for web-based YQL Console?
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Rapid Spring REST development, like Apigility for PHP?

I am aware of Spring Roo, but is there an app/interface similar to Apigility that is made for Spring projects? Apiligilty is a frontend web client that allows you to "build" REST endpoints by using a ...
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Public API for sunrise/sunset data

Is there a public API to access sunrise/sunset data? As far as the sunrise time and sunset time for any and all future calendar days?
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LAN file storage systems which are Google Drive Realtime API compatible for realtime mulltiuser app collaboration?

Some browse and mobile apps such as Mindmup use the Google Drive Realtime API for realtime multiuser collaboration. Are there any LAN based alternatives which support the Google Drive Realtime API ...
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Are there any data and file storage systems which are Google Drive, Dropbox APIs or S3 for in house use?

Are there any data and file storage systems which are Google Drive, Dropbox or S3 compatible so programs and apps which use one or more of the three for file storage, sharing, syncing can store their ...
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Gratis interactive transcript API

I am looking for an interactive transcript API that is available for free/open source and usable for commercial websites. Here are a few examples of the same: JWPlayer CaptionBox Any ...
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Software for server monitoring with REST API

I am planning to build custom autoscaling logic for DigitalOcean using their API. I have seen DigitalOcean Elasticity project, but I need a more flexible solution. The idea is to have a 'master' ...
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Choosing open source application platform

At the current moment I've been working on assignment to select open source application platform for the company needs. Here are requirements to it: It should deploy, scale and balance applications ...
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Python REST API Wrapper framework?

It's not overly difficult to build a wrapper of someones RESTfull HTTP API using something like: urllib2 or requests. However, there is still a decent amount of generic boilerplate required. Are ...
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Easy to use API builder

I would like to build a simple REST API to serve JSON data and some basic CRUD operations. My only other requirement is to have some sort of authentication. It would ideally allow me to enter a list ...
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SAAS solution to monitor/graph/alert based on 3rd party API

Our cloud computing platform (Google Cloud Platform) provides a daily report (in CSV or JSON) of the costs incurred. I would like to create graphs and alerts based on that data. I can code all this, ...
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Have DB, need software for making it accessible in the web [closed]

If you have a DB, what is the best way of letting people access it? And managing, limiting and charging for accessing it (for power users). I'd like a kind of API library/package/solution that doesn't ...
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Mirror Third Party Web Services Internally

When using third party web services one often runs into problems where the usage of the service over the network causes performance issues, usage is limited and web service structural changes ...
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Good C# api/framework for nBayes filtration?

I'm trying to find the best C# api/framework for nBayes filtration: I get some pairs of students' source-code from automatic testing and grading learning system. Students can submit code when they ...
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FIQL/RQL or RESTful query parsers PHP implementations

RESTful queries: FIQL/RQL I'm looking for implementations for FIQL in context of RESTful application. The thing which I'm looking for previously was asked on SO, but I'm looking for implementations, ...
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Are any C++ logging libraries safe to use within fork'ed/exec'ed processes?

boost logging explicitly says it is not. easylogging++ looks like it sets up extern'ed static state that might be trouble after a fork. Requirements: log rolling after a certain size, support of ...
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Looking for fee free services to transfer small amounts of money between accounts owned by the same person

I'm looking for services with API's that will do fee free transfers of money between bank accounts, these accounts will both be controlled by the same person, but may not be under the same bank. Each ...
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A video streaming API with in-video quizzes

I'm working on a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) platform and we need videos for lectures and in-video quizzes. I need an API which enables the video maker to pause the video and have quizzes in ...
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Managing massive sensor data within Ada code

I'm looking for a database system with these requirements: Native support for Ada code. Easy to store sensor data. I'm managing about ten sensors with a sampling frequency or 1Hz, so I have about 1 ...
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Is there a receiving API for FedEx and other common US small package carriers

We receive a lot of Packages from FedEX and UPS, etc. I'm looking to find some kind of service where I can input the package tracking number into my internal company website and then call "some api" ...
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Dictionary API supporting Javascript

Is there an easy-to-use dictionary API that I can use with Javascript? Requirements: free - at least 1000 requests/day supports synonym easy to use with Javascript
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Private social share API

Is there any private social share API? Requirements are: Available as PHP or JavaScript library Well supported Shares on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Pinterest What's NOT needed: Heavy-weight ...
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Private social network SaaS (for integration with Salesforce)

I'm currently investigating SaaS solutions for implementing social network like activity on a client's site, such as activity feeds, message boards, leaderboards, add/delete friends/followers; things ...
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API for creating/uncompressing zip files, ANSI C compatible and used in Windows applications

This is a first question on this StackExchange site, please let me know if my question is off-topic, and if so, which of the sites would be more appropriate. I am looking for an API that can be used ...
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Getting cluster information from Apache Mesos [closed]

I am recently started working with Apache Mesos and got the very basic set up running. It provides a very informative WebUI that provides information related to currently active/deactivated slaves, ...
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Speech to Text API for JavaScript

I'm looking for an API that can convert speech to text in real time. Language requirement is English. Is there any such free API available? Edit: I'm sorry to not have mentioned this earlier. The ...
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Self-hosted alternative to Pastebin

Pastebin is a service that allows you to "paste" any text and share it with others, publicly or privately. I am in need of a piece of self-hosted software that does exactly what pastebin does, but ...
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Any API for screencast a program and output as video stream?

Objective I want to make a web application where an user could run a program in the server and interact with it via streaming and web sockets. It's worth mentioning that multiple users could run the ...
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UHF RFID scanner solution with an API that works with a Windows Store App

I'm looking for a combined hardware and software solution that controls a UHF RFID scanner for tag writing ("EPC commissioning") via a Windows Store App. The App will be developed by us, so what we're ...
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Read LaTeX preamble

Can someone suggest me a library/tool/webservice/api used to read and process the preamble of a LaTeX file? I would prefer it in PHP, but any back-end language will suffice. I just need to check if a ...
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News Search APIs that Can be Used for Analytics

The BOSS and Bing search APIs only allow customers to use them to create custom search applications. What I want to do is: Use an API to find news articles Perform some analytics on those articles ...
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Gender-Recognition API

Does anyone know of any API's out there that can determine gender based on a few of the following: Name Username Posts/Text/How they Talk Location Profile Description Picture Or if such an API ...
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ownCloud API for C# or VB.NET

I am trying to connect my C# application to ownCloud so that I can: authenticate with ownCloud upload files to ownCloud view the files uploaded to ownCloud open the files uploaded to ownCloud and ...
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Timezone lookup from latitude longitude

Is there any library (or even better, web service) available which can convert from a latitude/longitude into a time zone? (Originally asked by Matt Sheppard on Stack Overflow)
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Task management software, Java EE / JBoss

Our main application is based on JBOSS/Seam and utilizes jBPMN for business processes. A large part of the application are task lists for employees. Requirements for the task lists are (rough): ...

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