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historical weather API for temperature by location (replace Dark Skies)

We've been using the soon to be shutdown Dark Skies API to tell us the temperature for a given lat/lon at a given hour (up to at least 2 years ago). Any recommendations to replace Dark Skies. A lot of ...
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API for Commodities Stock markets

I would like to have a clear picture about lithium investments all over the World. I like this website where I can see all companies related to lithium on the Australian Market. The website also ...
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Looking for a currency conversion API service that can do all currencies on EARTH!

I need a backend REST API service that will convert any and all currencies on earth INCLUDING crypto currencies. Ultimately I need to be able to convert between all currencies by relatively updated ...
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Mail client for multiple accounts with web ui

We are a small community with a forum, a chat and a website. For better organization of our team and the respective roles of its members, we need a web-based email client1. These are our must-haves: ...
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Detailed knowledge and information labelling API?

Is there some API that would tell me Taylor Swift is an american singer, Jil Sander is a german brand and Mallard is a bird? The closest I can find is Google's Knowledge Graph Search API, but ...
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Library for handling paging, error recovery etc. when working with web/remote APIs

When working with remote or web APIs (e.g. REST APIs), there can be multiple challenges like: Throttling and error recovery: If sending too many automatic requests, you may either exceed your granted ...
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Generate user interface for manual API testing from code (Postman alternative)

Postman allows you to define usage examples for your API that you can execute to manually test your endpoints. I find it cumbersome to use the slow and cluttered GUI to keep these examples in sync ...
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What is the best framework to use for back-end of a website that has search functionality, and add/update records functionality

What is the best framework to use for back-end of a website that has search functionality, and add/update records functionality? I'm using VUE.JS for the front-end and thinking about utilizing Azure ...
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Good alternatives for mailchimp's css inliner tool?

Recently, for a newsletter, I needed to fine-tune the HTML of an HTML Mail. At some point during my work I had to convert formatting based on an external stylesheet to inline styles. I've used the ...
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What real-time traffic-aware API do I need for finding an Estimated Time of Arrival?

I am looking for a service that can calculate the ETA, taking into account the real traffic for the route between two addresses and the departure day and time. This service should have global coverage,...
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Best api service for 3D bin packing algorithm

I'm developing an eCommerce which automatically creates shipment with the DHL API. The only problem is that I have to decide in which package/s I have to put the purchased items. So my problem is, ...
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Split Payment supporting APIs

I need a help in finding the best solution for a Payment Gateway. I need to split the payment so that the payment can be divided between Seller, Website provider and the Payment Gateway provider. Also,...
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3rd party autorization/user manager for MVC Web API .NET framework 4.6.1 - Possible Software to buy

Cheers, I have been reading a lot last few days about given topic. I am trying to find best solution. We are talking about internal Company app which we develop for ourself. Our users are part of the ...
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Software for creating desktop application for Linux and Windows platforms

I want to create an app which runs on Linux and Windows-based terminals (or only Linux) like the one which we usually see in shopping malls to purchase some things yourself. I have written web APIs ...
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License header API

Is there an API, or simply some static HTTP/FTP server, which provides the license header for a license, given its SPDX ID? I know websites like choosealicense.com provide an API for getting the full ...
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Looking for backend server for appointment management component of project

I am trying to locate a back-end component to provide a RESTful api that allows users to schedule appointments with multiple resources. I am trying desperately not to have to write it. It must meet ...
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Google API tutorials

I want to create a program like when we give the country name it should display the provinces inside that country and the same thing has to happen until getting the house address. (e.g. if I give one ...
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An API for giving definitions to programming languages, tools, databases etc

I'm looking for some service that provides short definitions for IT-related terms e.g C++, Java, MySQL, MongoDB, Linux etc. Stack overflow tags system has similar functionality and it would be ...
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Recommendations for Rest Api for remote hosting

I have been working on an Android app, wanted to host a Rest Api on remote server to get daily data for customer. Can you tell me about any services which doesn't cost much and can be used? I have ...
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Online API for image processing

I'm looking for a REST API website that can process image files (like photosohop or imagemagick) that can be uploaded via curl and returns the url to the processed image. For example, resize image, ...
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Windows GUI Tool for testing Web-APIs

Is there a ms-windows GUI Tool (or browser plug-in) for testing Web-APIs? required features: basic-auth support JSON and XML should be displayed in a "pretty" way. Supports HTTP GET and POST ...
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API to lookup by CUSIP

I'm looking for an API that takes a CUSIP and returns some information about that bond, annuity, or other financial product. The particular thing I'm looking for is product type, so a request should ...
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Do you know some good python script for getting bilingual dictionaries or translating multiple words from Glosbe?

I am looking for a python script or API with I can translate multiple words from Glosbe and some detail about the usage.
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Best token implementation for APIs from servers to servers

I have several servers that play in their own roles like a log server, a database server, a user data server, and etc. And I've placed a proxy server for incoming requests to fetch a different type of ...
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Which APIs are cheaper than (SpyFu, SimilarWeb) for finding your competitors online?

I have a small business and I'm looking for an API to find my competitors online. I don't need 10,000 rows of data, probably just my website url's top 5 competitors.
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sports feed API, free or paid

I want to know if there exists sports scheduling/scoring API, free or paid, that provides the data/feed in XML, or in any format.
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Adobe Livecycle alternative

I have used for several years Adobe Livecycle in an enterprise environment. I am looking for an alternative, that would be able to meet the same usage needs that I had on that scenario. We had: 1 - ...
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What language/platform/framework to choose for a not too complex web app?

so basically I'm trying to pick the right platform/language for a productivity tool/web app that will essentially implement a user account with a simple workflow and some minimal user interaction ...
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Virtual host control system for PHP websites

I need a tool that will allow automatically configure and start apache or nginx virtual hosts for users based on their username from my custom web application. We have a lot of students that at some ...
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Embeddable web server for a WinForms app that can serve ASP.NET Web API

Somewhat related to this question, I'm looking for a web server for Windows that I can include/embed into my WinForms application: Must be able to host, run and serve ASP.NET Web API. Must be able to ...
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Online Service for measuring IQ

I'm seraching for an online service (with an API) that allows me to measure these types of intelligence: Verbal / linguistic Logic / mathematic Visual / spatial Interpersonal Intrapersonal Creativity ...
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Are there any Survey Monkey like offerings with APIs for integrating with existing websites?

I'd like to add a survey to a website. I'd like to use a service like survey monkey. However, I'd like to send some kind of REST or SOAP call instead of redirecting my users to their website.
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Rewrite classic ASP website to new technology with SQL Server database? [closed]

I want to rewrite a whole classic ASP website to new technology. But I don't want to change our current SQL Server database. Which is the best new technology and language that more efficient, more ...
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Async API operation completion signalling in .NET

I see a common pattern in several REST or otherwise HTTP APIs that I am using, of the form: Initiate an operation with the API, e.g. by a POST request Receive some kind of operationId from the API in ...
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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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Software that tells you in what country is a given latitude/longitude

In what country are the coordinates 41.44241, 21.31530 ? A manual Google Maps search tells me it is in Macedonia. Is there a program (or library) that would tell me this programmatically? ...
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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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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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Cloud Invoice API

We are a software company, and we're looking for an api cloud base solution that would allow our hundreds of customers to create invoices. This product should have a tax approval from as much ...
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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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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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Ruby equivalent to (JavaScript) Backbone

I am re-factoring a component service of an application, which is a JSON-over-HTTP microservice. The client and server are both Ruby. Ideally the re-factored client code will produce model objects ...
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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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Temporary REST server for client development

Advanced REST client is a great test tool for developing a REST server. Without this, I had to make a request using curl in command line. curl is not hard to use. But Advanced REST client is not only ...
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PHP verify .doc/.docx document respects template

I am now writing a PHP web application which manages theses and I only have one problem left: I have to verify if the submitted document respects a given format/template (e.g. LNCS). Could you suggest ...
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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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Web Service for Drug interactions [duplicate]

Can anyone please suggest a free open source web service/web API that can be used for retrieving drug-drug interactions which would be compatible for a .Net application?
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Free music recognition API

I'm developing an application to recognize the music played by speakers. It records 32 seconds of the sound played and send a request via an API of music recognition. So far I used Echonest. But my ...
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Web API to query word frequency data

There are many algorithms which are based on comparative word frequency used in clustering, keyword analysis, tf-idf, etc. Usually you need to calculate your own word frequencies from your own corpus....
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Free web API to query "Google" hits or similar

Google, and as far as I have been able to find, all other web search sites do not allow scraping in any form, including just finding the number of hits. In fact I'm pretty sure that none even offer a ...
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