July 18, 2021

Daily API RoundUp: MASV, WebScrapingAPI, foorilla, Mind

Daily API RoundUp: MASV, WebScrapingAPI, foorilla, Mind
Daily API RoundUp: MASV, WebScrapingAPI, foorilla, Mind

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.

Seven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including WebRTC, Video and Currency. Highlights include APIs for MASV video file transfer service and an API for services to deaf people. Here’s a rundown of the latest additions.

APIs

MASV (Massive.io) is a fast, large file transfer service aimed at videographers. The MASV REST APITrack this API enables developers to upload, automate, download and transfer files and file packages programmatically. API methods are available to manage users, teams, portals, packages, links and more. The MASV WebhooksTrack this API API allows authorized users to connect their account to external webservices to receive notification of activities within MASV via Custom Webhooks. These APIs are listed in the Video category of the ProgrammableWeb API directory.

WebScrapingAPI APITrack this API enables users to collect data from webpages while handling all the blocking points such as proxies, JavaScript rendering, IP rotations, CAPTCHAs, and more. The API allows developers to customize request by adjusting headers, IP geolocation, sticky sessions, and more. It is listed in the Data Mining category.

Mind Rockets provides technical solutions for assisting deaf and hard of hearing people. The Mind Rockets APITrack this API enables developers to tap into the services for making websites and applications accessible for deaf persons, interpreting deaf customers messages, and translating speech and text to sign language using 3D avatars. Contact the provider for API and Documentation access. This API is in the Accessibility category.

fxdata.foorilla.com provides a free and open APITrack this API to access historical foreign exchange rates in USD based on statistical data provided by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS). The API returns data about foreign exchange rate for 62 currencies, dating back as far as the 1950s. This API is listed in the Currency category.

Mind is a Platform for videoconferencing and remote work. The platform supports up to 200 participants with video only or 1000 participants with audio only. The Mind APITrack this API enables users to build a standalone application for video conferencing, or embed audio and video communication capabilities into an existing chat applications. Methods are available to manage conferences, messages, and participants. Android, iOS, and Web SDKs are available with more funcitonality such as camera controls, layout, statstics, etc. The API is listed in the WebRTC category.

Unofficial Peloton APITrack this API enables users to programmatically access data from Peloton exercise cycling platform. Developers can retrieve data about users, rides, public, instructors, workouts, references, favorites, reservations, challenge and more with the API. This API documentation is provided by an independent developer and is not officially sanctioned by Peloton Interactive, Inc. Find this API under Fitness.