June 12, 2021

Daily API RoundUp: Codequiry, Greenly, GunPolicy, Orbit Labs, Sidemail

Daily API RoundUp: Codequiry, Greenly, GunPolicy, Orbit Labs, Sidemail

Every day, the ProgrammableWeb team is busy, updating its three primary directories for APIs, clients (language-specific libraries or SDKs for consuming or providing APIs), and source code samples. If you have new APIs, clients, or Source Code examples to add to ProgrammableWeb’s directories, we offer forms (APIs, Clients, Source Code) for submitting them to our API research team. If there’s a listing in one of our directories that you’d like to claim as the owner, please contact us at editor@programmableweb.com.

Nine APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Graphics, Copyright, and Sustainability. Highlights include an API for gun policy data around the world, and an API that helps check for source code plagiarism. Here’s a rundown of the latest additions.


Codequiry is a source code plagiarism checker. The Codequiry APITrack this API enables developers to integrate existing software with a service to check source code submissions for local similarity and potential plagiarism through external matches found on the web or in other public databases. API methods are available the create checks, upload code, check status and retrieve results. Find this API in the Copyright category.

Font Awesome is an open source icon Library & toolkit used for 100 Million websites. It is based on CSS and Less. The Font Awesome GraphQL APITrack this API enables developers to query and retrieve icons and data with GraphQL support. API objects supported include account, download, icon count, icon upload, icon, kit, membership, proCdnReferrers, release, Shim, SRI and SrisByLicense. This API is listed in the Graphics category.

PlagiarismSearch Plagiarism Checking APITrack this API enables developers to automate the process of checking for plagiarism in text. The service is useful to schools, universities , colleges and publishing businesses. Interested developers need to contact the provider for details. This API is listed in the Writing category.

Noplag is a plagiarism detector for academic writing. The Noplag APITrack this API enables developers to integrate with the services. API methods are available to post a URL search request, monitor conversion status, monitor checking status, and receive data such as number of pages checked, word amount, character amount, title, uploaded by, etc. This API is also listed in the Writing category.

GunPolicy.org APITrack this API provides users with facts about armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade across more than 350 jurisdictions world-wide. Developers can use the GunPolicy API to retrieve this data, with methods for location data, top categories (ie gun numbers, deaths, injuries), dp categories, category data, citations by category, and glossary information. Data comes from The University of Sydney, Centre for Armed Violence Reduction, Conflict Armament Research, Global Alliance on Armed Violence and several other sources. The GunPolicy API is listed in the Weapons category.

Daily API RoundUp: Codequiry, Greenly, GunPolicy, Orbit Labs, Sidemail

Compare gun data from different locations with GunPolicy API. Image: GunPolicy.org

Orbit is a community management Platform that includes community monitoring, team collaboration, impact measurement, task automation and more. The Orbit APITrack this API enables developers to programmatically interact with an Orbit workspace to add users by GitHub or Twitter handle, email address or other sources, manage users, manage member and workspace activities, manage members, manage notes, retrieve reports and other data about the community workspace. Find this API in the Community category.

Sidemail is an email platform for SaaS. The Sidemail APITrack this API enables developers to send transactional emails such as password reset or welcome to an application greeting. The service includes pre-built templates, scheduling, HTML and Text emails. API methods are avialable to manage sending, contacts, errors and more. This API is in the Email category.

Robolly creates personalized images on demand. The Robolly APITrack this API enables users to use a special URL with query parameters to get customized images on demand from custom templates created in the Robolly image editor. Robolly API is listed under Images and is from the makers of Sidemail.

Greenly is a service that enables business organizations to measure their carbon footprint. The Greenly Carbon Analytics APITrack this API enables the enrichment of bank transactions with carbon footprint analytics. Retrieve data about purchases, transactions, low-carbon alternatives, and users with this API. Greenly is listed in the Sustainability category.