May 21, 2021

Daily API RoundUp: Hargreaves Lansdown, Dungeons and Dragons, SpaceX Land

Daily API RoundUp: Hargreaves Lansdown, Dungeons and Dragons, SpaceX Land
Daily API RoundUp: Hargreaves Lansdown, Dungeons and Dragons, SpaceX Land

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Eight APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Currency, Security and Open Banking. Highlights include an API that provides data about SpaceX and an API for foreign exchange (Forex) news and analysis. Here’s a rundown of the latest additions.


Hargreaves Lansdown is a Platform for private investors based in Bristol, England. The Hargreaves Lansdown (HL) Open banking APITrack this API enables developers to get account information for HL Active Savings accounts within Open Banking API Specifications and PSD2 compliance. API methods are available to retrieve account balances, transactions, products, statements, beneficiaries, direct debts, standing orders, offers, and more. Find this API in the Open Banking category.

Thremapi offers simple threat modeling for REST API based on Open API Specification (OAS). Users can upload and analyze code for security reasons (exposed data, missing authorization, validation to uploaded file, scan for viruses, etc) with this service. It is listed in the Security category.

Forex News APITrack this API returns foreign exchange news, data, images, videos and sentiment from credible sources. Developers can integrate this data to make intelligent foreign exchange applications. Data is provided for top mentioned currency pairs, the forex market, and individual currencies. The Forex News API is listed in the Currency category.

SpaceX Land is an unofficial platform of data about SpaceX launches, rockets, missions, and ships. The SpaceX Land APITrack this API enables developers to query data from the platform using GraphQL. Get data about capsules, cores, history, launchpads, companies, launch dates, links, missions, rockets, flights, tests, payloads, ships, users, and much more with the API. It is listed in the Astronomy category. Costa Rica License Plate APITrack this API enables users search for vehicles registered in Costa Rica via their license plate. It will return details such as the make, model, age, fuel type, engine size, wheel-plan, etc., via one API call. This is ideal for businesses operating car sales and car services websites in Costa Rica. It is listed in the Auto category.

SOBOS Water Levels Worldwide FloodAlert REST APITrack this API provides programmatic to retrieve historic, current & forecast water level data, plus retrieve station metadata, create warning notifications and more. It is listed in the Water category.

Dungeons and Dragons is a fantasy role-playing table and digital game. The Dungeons and Dragons 5e API Track this API returns data from the official fifth edition (5e) System Reference Document (SRD). Users can retrieve character data such as ability scores, skills proficiency, backgrounds, classes, races (traits, subraces), Equipment (weapons, armor, adventuring gear, magic items), spells, monsters, game mechanics, rules and more in JSON format via CURL requests. A GraphQL APITrack this API is also available. Both APIs are listed in the Games category.