Summer is here! At Mashape, we’ve been busy improving and iterating on some new features. But what better way to celebrate the awesome weather with some food, drinks, and API? Whether you’re staying in or heading out, we hope that this list of food and drinks API will be useful for you!
For the diet-conscious folks who like to count your calories, skip the food and consume these APIs instead. 😉 Think of the possibilities of linking a wearable device with a food API. You can re-calibrate your targets on the fly based on your food and drinks intake, or…
Mashape Codecademy Badge
Last month, Codecademy announced a special “API track” that focus on courses teaching budding developers to code applications that consume APIs.
Yesterday Codecademy has grown that list to 56 more APIs
, including Mashape
What is Codecademy?
Codecademy is a platform that provides a way for developers to teach; and would-be developers to learn how to code. It provides course-creation tools, as well as “badges” (awards) for developers when they finish certain exercises.
The great thing about Codecademy’s API track
is that it not only teaches you how to code, but it also let’s you learn…
UPDATE (Dec 10, 2013): The instructions below are outdated. Please head to this post on how to call Mashape APIs in your Android projects.
One of the ways that Mashape facilitates easy consumption of APIs is by offering auto-generated client libraries for several programming languages, for each of the APIs. You can see these as a row of buttons lined up in the middle-right section of each API page in Mashape.
Auto-generated client libraries
This saves both the API provider and consumer / developer a huge amount of coding time and manpower, which allows them to attend to more important…
, with its mission to provide users with fast and complete answers, has published 7 APIs on Mashape, with a freemium usage model.
– Lets you retrieve public proxies
– Gives you access to the keyword data
– Gives you access to millions of entities; cities, etc
– Find answers to natural language questions
– Lets you process web pages
Text Processing API
– Processes natural language text
– Searches the WebKnox Web Index and news results.