September 19, 2021

Daily API RoundUp: MagicBell, Menu Parser, CartQL, Collibra, MailerSend

Daily API RoundUp: MagicBell, Menu Parser, CartQL, Collibra, MailerSend

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.

Eight APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including eCommerce, Restaurants and Jobs. Highlights include an API for managing shopping cart services, and an API to retrieve job listings for remote workers. Here’s a rundown of the latest additions.

APIs

Menu Parser API provides a service to digitize restaurant menus. Use the API to convert PDFs or images of menus into JSON format. It recognizes several languages and takes 5-7 seconds on average for a conversion. Contact the provider for API and documentation access. This API is listed in the Restaurants category of the ProgrammableWeb directory.

Daily API RoundUp: MagicBell, Menu Parser, CartQL, Collibra, MailerSend

Convert menus from PDF or image into JSON format with this API. Image: Menu Parser

MagicBell APITrack this API provides embeddable notifications for Software-as-a-Service products. The MagicBell API offers a way to send notifications to users and retrieve notifications previously sent to a user. Methods are available to manage notifications as well as notification events. The API is filed under Notifications.

CartQL API is an APITrack this API for managing shopping carts within a user’s existing inventory. It can be used to manage cart items, checkout and pay for orders with GraphQL. The API is free to use but webhooks for custom logic when cart items are added, updated, or removed can be added by a fee version. This CartQL API is listed in the eCommerce category.

Collibra is a data intelligence platform with services covering data catalog, governance, lineage and privacy. The Collibra Data Governance Core APITrack this API enables users to create, update, and get data from the Collibra Platform. Methods are available to manage assets, users, communities, attributes, domains, trigger workflows, and more. Collibra API is listed in the Data category.

Remote Weekly is an AI-powered remote jobs delivery platform. The Remote Jobs APITrack this API provides job listings for remote workers aggregated from several sources, including job boards, social networks, career pages, and recruitment sites. API methods are available to get lists of jobs, search jobs over the Remote Weekly NoSQL database, and get remote job details. The API is listed in the Jobs category.

MailerSend is transactional email tool with functions to send invoices, delivery updates, forgotten password links. The MailerSend APITrack this API provides programmatic access to the transactional email service, with API methods to manage activity, domains, emails, messages, recipients and more. Find this API under Email in the directory.

AbChess APITrack this API offers JavaScript implementation of a chess game to add to applications and websites. Methods are available to manage animations, clickability, dragability, mark check and other moves, also change the orientation of the board, active color, get game status and results and more. It also lets users import, play and export chessgames with the PGN notation. This API is listed in the Games category.

Dapi is a unified open banking APITrack this API that allows developers to retrieve data on users’ financial information and make payments within applications. Methods are available to obtain financial data about user identity, accounts, account balance, account transactions, and account metadata. Also to perform financial operations such as payments, on a users’ behalf. Developers must register and conduct application creation in the Dapi dashboard. The API is in the Open Banking category.